Petite No 2
Century Camera Company
|Name / Model:||Petite No 2|
|Manufacturer:||Century Camera Company|
|Country of Origin:||USA|
|Construction:||A leather covered wooden box camera. See notes below.|
|Plate / Film Size:||¼ plate|
|Lens:||Rapid Rectilinear, marked as 3¼ x 4¼|
|Shutter:||Bausch & Lomb T I B|
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|Serial Number:||Serial 42702 stamped into inside the top face of the case|
Neat ¼ plate camera in good condition, with maroon bellows. Identified from McKeown - there is no name on the camera itself other than 'Century'. According to McKeown , the No 2 is the original design of the Petite Century.
The CCC symbol over the lens is worn. Note the plate size, suggesting that this was made for the European market.
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