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Manufactured in Grande-Bretagne from 1948 until 1953.
Index of rarity in France : Rare (among non-specialized garage sales)
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Inventory number: 1766

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Agilux Agifold

Traduction de Manuel M

Agifold I is a heavy camera, undoubtedly resulting from military manufacture of AGI. The cover delivered with the camera is also out of steel covered with leather and the unit can be qualified of strong
The opening of the camera gets by translation of the viewfinder.
One will notice the double viewfinder, allowing the viewfinfing eye level or height of chest. This viewfinder will not be preserved on the following models, because, it seems, of the addition of a rangefinder.  
This model is an alternative, undoubtedly more former, camera already presented on the website, of which it puts off simply by the type of shutter.