Petzval-type lens

Petzval-type lens

Lens

J. Fleury Hermagis

Maker
French, 1855–1920s

Petzval-type lens

Metal, glass, and wood
Overall: 14 3/16 × 7 1/2 × 6 11/16 in. (36 × 19 × 17 cm)
Gift of Eastman Kodak Company, ex-collection Gabriel Cromer
1972.0330.0018
DescriptionSerial #7217 lens, 5 in.
Inscriptions Engraved in metal, lens barrel, C: No. 7217 \ HERMAGIS \ Optn. Fabct \ Breveté s.g.d.g. \ Paris

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