Rainbow Hawk-Eye Vest Pocket Camera
Eastman Kodak Company
|Name:||Rainbow Hawk-Eye Vest Pocket|
|Manufacturer:||Eastman Kodak Company|
|Country of Origin:||US|
|Construction:||Conventional vertical format folding camera, finished in a crackle coating in various colours with coloured bellows.|
|Plate / Film Size:||127 rollfilm|
|Dimensions (w x h x l):|
|Production Period:||1930 - 1933|
The Rainbow Hawk-Eye Vest Pocket camera was made in a of colours, in common with many other models in the late 1920s and early 1930s, namely blue, brown, green, orchid and rose.
|Model / Variant:||Blue|
|Shutter:||Rotary shutter with choice of four stops|
|Date of this Example:||c1930|
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The Rainbow Hawk-Eye Vest Pocket camera was available in a choice of 4 colours , which are (according to McKeown): blue, green, orchid & rose. This example is therefore "blue". The bellows are original, but showing signs of their age as they are starting to separate and are stiff to open out.
Compare with the Hawk-Eye Vest Pocket camera, which is essentially the same camera.