Ica AG

German, 1909–1926


ca. 1924
Metal, leather and glass
Overall: 8 × 6 1/4 × 4 1/2 in. (20.3 × 15.9 × 11.4 cm)
DescriptionBlack leather-covered, rectangular, 35mm, hand crank motion picture camera with spring motor attchment, eye level view finder, f/3.5 lens, magazine and black leather handle. The camera accepts 25 foot spools in the magazine.
Inscriptions Engraved in black leather handle: Kinamo / Engraved in leather on left side fo camera: Ica / Engraved in white on lens: Tessar f/3.5 f=cm Carl Zeiss Jena Nr.583870 / Engraved in white on aperture ring: 3.5, 4.5, 6.5, 9, 12, 16 / Enrgraved in white on focus dial plate: INF, 8, 4, 3, 2, 1.6, 1.4, 1.2, 1, 0.8 / Engraved in white on lens plate inside of camera: Ica / Engraved in black on the footage dial on the right side of the camera: 0-25 increments / Stamped into lower door latch plate inside of camera: 60202 / Stamped in white inside of motor attachment: 60202

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