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Rare Fine Vest Pocket Kodak Camera 1914
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Sale $175.00 w/US Priority/insured
Item was $500.00 pending
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Rare Fine Vest Pocket Kodak Camera 1914

This is wonderful highly collectible historic small camera from 1914. It is called Vest Pocket Kodak which was most popular camera in 1912-1914. This camera was made in 1914. It has serial number 228178 as photo showing. Please checked it out the data sheet of serial number sheet on each Vest Poket Kodak. Camera size is 4 3/4" L x 2 1/2" Wide x 1" Thick. (12 cm x 6.3 cm x 2.5 cm). The following site you can link to see the detail of original VPK information. This camera came with Special Lens, f/6.5 No.59357 T.T. & H.-Kodak Anastigmat lens instead of usual meniscus one. It also came with strong Leather case which can be carried on the belt going thru like a today's cell phone case. The name of owner showing as W. E. Houston. Although camera was made in Kodak, Rochester, NY, it from Westminster, UK. It came from Westminster UK. The condition of camera excellent. There are some wear spots on black enamel enamel finish. There are f stop numbers embossed below gold plate. I believe this camera was customized. All mechanical parts working fine. I never take the photo by this camera. I bought this camera with other camera collection in 1980, 41 years ago. All kept in cartons, those years. The price including US Priority mail insured. Please check any of data and specification from the site provided, //vpk.staff.shef.ac.uk/index.html There is same model camera selling in online as almost $600.00.
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