Brownie Six-20 E; Kodak; c1947-1957; 1999-2622-1 Camera and Case


Brownie Six-20 E

About this object

Donated by Mrs P Beales

Type: Box Rollfilm
Introduced: 1947
Discontinued: 1957
Film Size: 620
Picture Size: 2 1/4 X 3 1/4"
Manufactured: UK
Lens: Meniscus F/11, 100mm, With A Slide-In Portrait Lens
Shutter: Single Blade

This well made Brownie featured an imitation pigskin covered metal body with two brilliant view-finders. This camera has a very useful built-in sliding portrait lens for close-ups and a yellow filter for use with black and white film. It has a 2-pin flash contact for flash pictures, tripod sockets for horizontal and vertical use, and a shutter safety catch that helps eliminate double exposures. Comes with a leather zippered case with shoulder strap



Maker Role


Date Made


Place Made

London, England

Medium and Materials

leather, glass and metal


11cm H, 9cm W, 15cm L,

Object Type

Personal Artifacts

Object number

1999-2622-1 Camera and Case

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