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Manufacturer: Anthony & Scovill Company

Title: Anthony Compact Camera
Date: ca 1903
Credit Line: Gift of Larry S. Pierce and Sharon E. Moore
Accession Number: 2018.0001.0070
Description: A square-shaped camera with a black leather cover. Red bellows attached to a mahogany standard that has a pair of brass posts. Brass and nickel-plated hardware attached to the body. An unusual metal rotating tripod top is built into the bed. Camera maker and retailer plates attached to the lensboard.
Film:
Plate; 6 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches
Shutter:
German Solid Alumium; up to 1/250 sec.
Lens:
Goerz Double Anastimat, Series III; 9.5 in.
Place Made:United States, New York, New York