Item 2018.09.03.010 - 3D binocular viewfinder camera (Coronet)

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3D binocular viewfinder camera (Coronet)

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  • [ca.1954] (Manufacturing)
    Coronet Camera Co.

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1 piece of photography equipment : camera ; 10 x 10 x 18 cm

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Item is a plastic three-dimensional stereo camera with binocular viewfinder. This item makes 4 stereo pairs or 8 single images, exposure is 4.5 x 5 cm on 127 mm roll film. The single shutter-speed is 1/50, twin f11 meniscus fixed-focus lenses, lenses are separated by 53 mm. Instructions on how to use the camera on labelled on the back of the object by manufacturer. Item has simple uncoated lenses with flash contacts on the right side.

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Tape is used to hold lenses onto the rest of camera

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Collected by the late Dr. Martin J. Bass and Gail Silverman Bass and donated to the Ryerson University Library and Archives by Gail Bass in 2018


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  • English

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McKeown, James. M. (2004) McKeown's Price Guide To Antique And Classic Cameras. Grantsburg, Wisconsin: James M. McKeown and Joan C. McKeown.

Poster, Mr. (1981) Modern Stereo Equipment. United States, New Jersey: Fourth Printing.

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