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  Pecto No. 5 Camera

The Pecto No. 5 camera was manufactured by the Columbia Camera company of London England in Circa 1897. The Pecto 5 was a moderately priced hand or stand camera. This camera produced 9 x 12 cm sized exposures on plates. Constructed of Mahogany with red leather bellows. It features a ground glass focusing screen, shaded by an automatically opening hood. The lens was s a Baush & Lomb Rapid Rectilinear accompanied with a Unicum shutter providing with a time and instantaneous, finger and pneumatic release. A reversible and hooded view finder and tripod socket was provided.

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