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May 2126, 2022
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LOT 39

Lot 39

Leica IIIF Camera Body and Lens, 1951

Leica IIIF Camera Body and Lens, 1951
Lot 39 Details
Leica IIIF Camera Body and Lens, 1951

serial 550608, with Summitar ƒ=5 cm 1:2 lens, in leather case

Estimate $200-$350

Realised: $960
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Leica IIIF Camera Body and Lens, 1951
  • Leica IIIF Camera Body and Lens, 1951
Mariel Waddell Hunter


Camera body in good condition cosmetically and apparently mechanically and optically, however it is untested and no guarantee is provided. Wear/scuffs to leather case.

LOT 39

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

Note: Condition ratings and condition details are the subjective opinions of our specialists and should be used as a guide only. Waddington’s uses due care when preparing condition details, however, our staff are not professional restorers or conservators. Condition details and reports are not warranties and each lot is sold “as is” in accordance with the buyer’s terms and conditions of sale. In all cases the prospective purchaser is responsible for inspecting the property themselves prior to placing a bid.