London, South Kensington
14 January 1999
J. H. Dallmeyer, London; 1.5/8 x 3 inches, mahogany body, lacquered-brass binding, inset plate J. H. DALLMEYER, OPTICIAN, LONDON, with a Dallmeyer brass bound lens no. 8972 and two single darkslides
Christie's South Kensington, Cameras and Optical Toys including the James L. Bikoff Collection of Tropical Cameras, lot 299.
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Condition: 3Cosmetic: Light signs of wear.
The lens dates to 1864-1865.
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