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Contessa-Nettel folding camera
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(between 1919 and 1926) (Manufacturing)
- Contessa-Nettel AG
Physical description area
1 piece of photographic equipment : camera ; 21 x 9 x 16.5 cm (open)
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Scope and content
Item is a Contessa-Nettel folding/bellows camera. Only the structure of the camera exists, it is missing a lens. The company Contessa-Nettel AG was a German company that existed between the years 1908 and 1919. The company was known for cameras with a focal plane shutter.
Immediate source of acquisition
Donated to Ryerson University Library and Archives Special Collections department by Wilhelm E. Nassau in 2013.
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Open. Records are available for consultation without restriction.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Original box, users guide.
Item is from the Wilhelm E. Nassau donation, accession number 2013.005. Added to the Heritage Camera Collection in 2013.