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Schmid's Patent Detective Camera

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very rare and historically important wooden detective camera for 3 1/4x4 1/4" plates, invented by William Schmid, New York, produced by T.Anthony, this was the first commercially produced hand-held camera, second model with folding handle in beautiful, never restored original condition

Additional Information

Model Schmid's Patent Detective Camera
Serial Nr. 18
Condition B+
Year 1886
Order Nr. 26639,8