London, South Kensington
14 January 1999
Tropical Sonnet camera
Contessa-Nettel, Germany; 6 x 9cm., polished-wood body, metal-fittings, tan-leather bellows, the back adapted for 2 x 3 inch Graflex darkslides and marked MADE BY SHARMAN CAMERA WORKS, SAN FRANCISCO. RICHARD JONES, with a Carl Zeiss, Jena Tessar f/4.5 12cm. lens no. 536865 in a dial-set Compur shutter
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Condition: 5 Cosmetic: Heavy use and wear.
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