Dry Collodion Panoramic Camera
Unusual panoramic format. Made of waxed walnut. Removable pivoting rear section locks into the base. Black fabric conical bellows with champfered edges. Claude Berthiot lens with flap shutter in front of the lens. Rack and pinion focusing of rear body section. Rise and fall movementsGround glass screen and 2 plate holders with frames for different formats. Dating from the period of transition between dry collodion and silver gelatin bromide.
Chambre panoramique collodion sec