Camera, box; Houghton-Butcher Manufacturing Co; [?]; CT79.1172f

Name/Title

Camera, box

About this object

Box camera; an Ensign brand, box camera. Made in London, England by the Houghton-Butcher Manufacturing Co.

Maker

Houghton-Butcher Manufacturing Co

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

[?]

Place Made

Europe, United Kingdom, England, Greater London, London

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal
processed material, glass

Inscription and Marks

Stamped on lens: "ENSIGN / ALL DISTANCE 'TWENTY' "

Embossed on back: "MADE IN ENGLAND / BY THE / HOUGHTON-BUTCHER / MFG CO LTD / LONDON"

Technique

cast

Technique

stamped

Technique

embossed

Measurements

h 15mm x l 120mm x w 85mm
Small

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, photography

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".

Object Type

equipment

Object number

CT79.1172f

Rights

All rights reserved

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