No.3 Brownie camera model B
MANUFACTURER: Eastman Kodak Company
PLACE MANUFACTURED: US, NY, Rochester
TEXT ON STRAP: Brownie No.3
INTRODUCTION DATE: 1911
PRODUCTION DATES: October 1917 – 1920
FILM TYPE: 124 rollfilm IMAGE SIZE: 3¼ x 4¼ inch.
STANDARD LENSES/SHUTTERS: Meniscus achromatic lens, rotary shutter, metal film carrier; two reflecting finders; case removed for loading by releasing pivoted catches and pulling out winding key.
Also manufactured in Canada by Canadian Kodak Co. ltd.
1911 – 1917 Coarse Grain, no trigger guards, internal changes to lens board
1917 – 1920 no trigger guards simple catches: Film tension springs bearing on spool ends rather than center.
1920 – 1926 Oct. round catches,Trigger guard fitted.
1926 – 1934 Trigger guards, Coarse grained leatherette changed for fine grain.
Camera value € 20
with original box € 60