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[ca. 1954] (Manufacturing)
- Isoplast GMBH
- West Germany (former nation)
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1 piece of photographic equipment : camera ; 5.5 x 10 x 5.5 cm. Red box.
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Item is a black plastic camera, for 3 x 4 cm exposures on Bantam or Juka film and was a novelty camera marketed towards young amateur photographers. The actual image size is 32 x 40 mm. The camera includes a Meniscus f11/50mm lens.
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Donated to Ryerson University Library Special Collections by James Heard in 2018.
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The box uses English, German, and French for the instructions on how to take a photo using the Filius-Kamera.
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Mckeown, James M., & MCKeown, Joan C. (Eds). (2004). McKeown's price guide to antique and classic cameras (12th ed.). Grantsburg, Wis: Centennial Photo Service.