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Camera, Voigtländer Bessamatic; Voigtländer; 1950s; MT2003.171.9

Camera, Voigtländer Bessamatic; Voigtländer; 1950s; MT2003.171.9
Camera, Voigtländer Bessamatic; Voigtländer; 1950s; MT2003.171.9Camera, Voigtländer Bessamatic; Voigtländer; 1950s; MT2003.171.9
Name/Title
Camera, Voigtländer Bessamatic
About this object
Camera; a Voigtländer Bessamatic 35mm SLR camera with zoom lens. It belonged to local hobby photographer, Stan Perkins, of 'Ironwood' farm.


Maker Role
Manufacturer
Date Made
1950s
Place Made
Europe, Germany
Medium and Materials
processed material, metal
processed material, synthetic
processed material, leather

Inscription and Marks
on camera: 'Voigtländer / BESSAMATIC / MADE IN WEST GERMANY'
scratched onto surface: 'S Perkins / Mataura / N.Z'

Measurements
camera & pouch unit: h 110mm x w 160mm x d 90mm
small

Subject and Association Keywords
domestic accessories
games/amusements/hobbies
genealogy/personal and family names
photography
Credit Line
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.
Object Type
equipment
Object number
MT2003.171.9

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