Vintage Blue Box Camera Houghton Butcher Ensign E29 129 Roll Film Circa 1930s Portrait Attachment Original Box Daily Herald
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Item - Vintage Blue Ensign E29 Box Camera complete with portrait attachment and original box, Circa 1931. This particular example was ordered from the Daily Herald Newspaper (Gift Department) and postmarked 7th June 1931 and posted to an address in Brassington, Derbyshire. The Original Box also features a label stating that due to unprecedented demand for the portrait attachment that it would be forwarded at a later date...it obviously was and attached by the original owner (please see all photos)
Maker - Ensign Limited (Formerly Houghton & Butcher G.B. Limited) Ensign House, High Holborn, London, England for The Daily Herald Gift Department of 68 Long Acre, London, England.
Stamps - Embossed to the front with ENSIGN E29, the camera also features it's original makers label to the inside of the back door.
Type - Simple Box Camera
Circa - 1931 (Produced 1924-1932)
Construction - Cardboard Body covered in Blue Grained Leatherette with real leather handle & metal fittings
Country of Origin - England
Film Type - Ensign E29 (also known as No.129 and No.29 by other makers)
Lens Type - Simple Meniscus Type
Shutter Type - Simple
'f' settings - N/A
Case (Y/N) - No
Box (Y/N) - Yes
Dimensions - 2.875" x 5.5" (depth 5")
Weight - 440 gram (In Original Box)
Condition - Excellent Used Condition
Other Interesting Points -
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