London, South Kensington
16 January 2001
Tropical hand camera
English; quarter-plate falling plate camera, polished wooden body, brass binding, with a Taylor, Taylor & Hobson Cooke lens no. 10776 in an Ilex shutter
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Condition: 5 Cosmetic: Heavy use and wear.
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