London, South Kensington
17 April 1997
Gebruder H. Bopp, Berlin; half-frame, metal-body, the camera back stamped 20, two film cassettes, optical finder and a helically-focusing Rüo-Optik GmbH Caleinar f/1.5 4cm. lens no. 21508, the mount engraved DRP 461083 in a Compur shutter no. 2202581
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According to current research the Gebr. Bopp Präzisionsmechanik was listed in Berlin directories from 1931-1943. This apart, the camera is previously unrecorded.
Condition: 4D Cosmetic: Normal use and wear. Mechanical: Not working.
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