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Instruction Booklet - Camera, Ticka Miniature, Houghtons Ltd, Ticka, circa 1910 TradeLiterature Reg. No: ST 025103 6

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Alternative Name(s): Operating Instructions

Instruction booklet for a Houghtons Ticka Watch Camera, circa 1910.

Camera is in the shape of a pocket watch. Silver, watch-shaped case, 5.7cm. diameter. Pendant button is the lens. Back lifts off to load film which takes 25 exposures. Spiral winding key and number aperture on one side. Shutter setting lever on rim and shutter release a small pin on rim. In original case with instructions and box container for film. Made by Houghtons Ltd London, circa 1900.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Miss L. Armytage, 1961
Discipline: Trade Literature

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Tagged with: cameras, miniature cameras
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection
Primary Classification: PHOTOGRAPHY
Secondary Classification: Image Making Equipment
Tertiary Classification: camera instructions
Primary Subject: Cameras
Publication Date: 1910 circa
Cover Title: 'DIRECTIONS FOR USING THE TICKA WATCH CAMERA..HOUGHTONS LTD..MANUFACTURERS AND PATENTEES LONDON & GLASGOW'
Model Name/Number: Ticka
Publication Types: Instruction Booklet
Printing Types: Monochrome
Illustration Types: Line Drawings; Black & White
Page Size Format: 65 x 60 mm
Number of Pages: 10
Manufacturer: Houghtons, Ltd.

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