Wooden has markings and scratches, but nothing is broken. Ground glass is present and can be adapted for landscape or portraiture photography. Bellows is tight and beautiful, I can't see pinhole. Mechanical parts and screws are present and work as they should. The Taylor Hobson Cooke lens barrel wears markings, stains and varnish loss.
Glasses are in very good condition. There is no iris, but a waterhouse slot with a home made waterstop (f32).So this lens can be used at two different apertures: f8 and f32. As this lens covers 24x30 wide open, you'll get huge room capacity.
An universal iris clamp lensboard is included. You could fit your other lens until 85mm diameter. Two wooden film holders are included.
A modern steel plate to fit on tripod has been adapted. The previous owner used this camera and this lens for wet plate photography, with amazing results. The opportunity for wet plate enthusiasts and large format shooters to own a working order 18x24 camera at low price. Of course you could adapt modern springback for 8x10 , or your home made larger holders for wet plate.L'item "Camera18x24 Large format wet plate + Cooke TTH 10x12 + universal iris clamp" est en vente depuis le vendredi 31 août 2018. Il est dans la catégorie "Photo, caméscopes\Photographie ancienne\Objectifs anciens". Le vendeur est "jaytral" et est localisé à/en Paris. Cet article peut être livré partout dans le monde.