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Ray B and E Camera

Manufacture: Ray Camera Company
Location: Rochester, N.Y.
Model: Ray B and E Camera
Category: Box Camera
Item No.: N/A

Production Dates: c1898
Film: Plate
Lens: Rotary diaphram.

Description: These cameras have been constructed to meet the demand for a large number who desire a hand camera, complete in itself, that will take a sufficient number of pictures without resorting to the dark room. The -Ray B and E Cameras are made to hold twelve of our patent metal plate holders, all of which can be operated in broad daylight. It is not necessary to expose them all to get the desired pictures before opening the camera. The Ray B and E are exactly alike, excepting in size, the Ray B taking a picture 3 1/4 x 4 1/4 in size, and the Ray E, 4 x 5. These cameras are the best and most complete hand cameras that have ever been built, and have all the most modern improvements, including the highest grade universal focus lenses, and are, without exception, the most compact, neatest, and most serviceable hand cameras ever offered for the price. Made of the best seasoned material; covered with seal grain leather; leather handle; two view finders; two tripod sockets, for vertical or horizontal pictures; patent rotary shutter, with speed adjustment; fine improved single Meniscus lens, fitted with revolving diaphragm, with three stops, and our patent multiplying attachment. Size of Ray B Camera, 8 1/8 x 4 3/4 x 5 1/4 inches; weight, 13/8 pounds. Size of Ray E Camera, 9 1/4 x 5 6 1/2 inches; weight, 1 9/16 pounds. These cameras are made to hold twelve of our single metal plate holders, and they will be furnished with two or twelve plate holders as ordered.

Reference Price for: 1900

RAY B...Including twelve single metal plate holders...$8.00

RAY B...Including two single metal plate holders...$5.00

RAY Bextra holders, each....$0.35

RAY E...Including twelve holders, Including two holders...$10.00

RAY E...Including two single metal plate holders...$6.00

RAY E....extra holders, each...$0.40

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