Large Antique Kodak No. 3A Folding Camera c.1910
An Eastman Kodak No. 3A Brownie folding camera. The body is wrapped in leather with chrome and brass accents. The camera features a hand-held shutter button cord and folds to 2 inches. This piece has retained its original finish with minor structurally damage to the leather. The camera may or may not work but is sold as a decorative object.
- CREATOR Eastman Kodak Company
DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1910
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Metal, Leather, Chrome, Brass, Fabric.
- CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use. Flaking of the bellows. Damage to shutter button cord. Missing glass lens.
- DIMENSIONS H 9.5 in. W 5 in. D 8 in.
The Kodak No. 3A Autographic is one of Kodak’s early folding cameras and was designed to allow writing notes directly onto the film with an iron stylus.