Project Description

No.2A Rainbow Hawk-Eye – Tim’s official camera

MANUFACTURER: Kodak Ltd.
PLACE MANUFACTURED: USA
TEXT ON STRAP: RAINBOW HAWK-EYE » No.2A MODEL B
COLOUR STRAP: red
PRODUCTION DATES: circa 1930
FILM TYPE:116 rollfilm, IMAGE SIZE: 2½x4¼ inch .
STANDARD LENSES/SHUTTERS: meniscus, Eastman Rotary shutter
Red No.2A Rainbow Hawk-Eyemodel B bearing the decal reading “Tim’s Official Camera”. Tim was a popular advertisting character from the 1930’s apparently created to promote clothing and other merchandise of the May company and others.