Purma Special Camera, 1937
This is a camera. It was designed by Raymond Loewy. It is dated 1937 and we acquired it in 1986. Its medium is bakelite, acrylic (lens), metal. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Barry Friedman and Patricia Pastor.
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Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 7 x 15.2 x 6.8 cm (2 3/4 x 6 x 2 11/16 in.)
It has the following markings
On face, upper left: "Made in England"; on lens: "BECK ANASTIGMATI. F-6 3 2 1/4"
Cite this object as
Purma Special Camera, 1937; Designed by Raymond Loewy (American, b. France, 1893–1986); England; bakelite, acrylic (lens), metal; H x W x D: 7 x 15.2 x 6.8 cm (2 3/4 x 6 x 2 11/16 in.); Gift of Barry Friedman and Patricia Pastor; 1986-99-24