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Houghton Ltd.: Briton Camera

Manufacture: Houghton Ltd.
Location: London, England
Model: Briton Camera
Features: Magnifiers
Category: Box Camera
Item No.:

Production Dates: ~ c1909
Film: Plates
Lens: Cooke, or Rapid Aplanat.
Accessories: N/A

Description: The "britsh made", Briton camera is loaded with features. It has a rapid single lens, everset time and instantaneous shutter, rotating stops, dust cover, two view finders, automatic indicatorand two magnifiers for portraits at 3 and 6 feet. Made of aluminum, covered in the finest morocco leather with nickel fittings, leather bellows, rising front, focusing scale, swing back, and a "Real Brilliant" view finder. The no. 2 has a divided back for removing exposed plates without interfereing with unexposed ones. No. 3 has a better achromatic lens and two real brilliant finders.

Reference for: 1909

Model / Size
No. 1 - 3 1/2 x 2 1/2
No. 1a - 3 1/2 x 2 1/2
No. 2 - 4 1/4 x 3 1/4
No. 3 - 4 1/4 x 3 1/4

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