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Box camera

Object Number: 
INV.8351
Date: 
1860-1890
Medium: 
Wood, leather, glass, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 x 10 x 6 3/4 in. ( 20.3 x 25.4 x 17.1 cm )
Description: 
Wooden, possibly home-made, box camera with leather laminated to surface and handle on top; primitive rotary shutter.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group