Thornton Pickard Imperial 1/4 plate camera

Catalogue number
  • PHO 20
Department
Exhibits
Production date
1914
Materials
  • whole: wood
  • whole: metal
  • whole: glass
Alternative names
  • full name: Thornton Pickard Imperial 1/4 plate camera
  • simple name: camera, still, plate : British
Creator
Category
Equipment

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Label

This particular camera and tripod was used by Second Lieutenant Walter Cobb of the Royal Flying Corps, during his service on the Western Front.

Physical description

camera, lens, case, 3 DDS, cloth hood Mahogany and brass 1/4 plate camera, complete with tripod

History note

Type used by R Cobb on the Western Front whilst serving with the RFC

Engraved

Lens: Tessar 1:4.5, f=16.5cm, Carl Zeiss Jena Nr 253299

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