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Houghton Ltd.: Ticka Camera

Manufacture: Houghton Ltd.
Location: London, England
Model: Ticka Camera
Category: View Camera
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Production Dates: 1900-1920
Film: Plates

Accessories: N/A

Description: The Ticka is a camera that looks like a silver watch and is no larger. It is loaded and unloaded in daylight, and takes 25 pictures, each the size of a postge stamp, on a spool of film costing 10d. When the 25 pictures have been taken the exposed film is taken out in daylight. With the ticka printing box you can produce enlarged picture 3 1/4 x 2 1/4 inches, just as easily as with an ordinary printing frame. the Ticka is strongly built of metal, nickel plated. It is fitted with an achromatic lens, time and instantaneous shutter. Film indicator and lens cap.

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