15 June 2004,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 538
GBP 400 - GBP 600
Leica M3 no. 922998
chrome, with a Leica-meter MC and a Leitz Summicron 5cm. f/2 lens no. 1542442, in maker's ever ready case; a Leitz Elmar 9cm. f/4 lens no. 1547363 in a case
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Condition: 4B(ii) Cosmetic: Normal use and wear. Mechanical: Apparently working. Lenses: Clean and clear, minor handling marks.
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Please note that the condition code should read: 4B(ii) and not as printed.
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