17 February 2004,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 263
GBP 150 - GBP 200
RUBY FIELD CAMERA NO. 4265B
THORNTON-PICKARD MFG., ALTRINCHAM; HALF-PLATE, MAHOGANY AND BRASS, BLACK-LEATHER BELLOWS, WITH INSET PLAQUE AND A TAYLOR, TAYLOR & HOBSON BRASS-BOUND LENS NO. 862
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CONDITION: 3 Cosmetic: Light signs of wear.
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