This camera is in working condition with only some minor surface scratching. Here is some background on this camera. Uses hs144-10 film not included.
With faceplate attached
Why do I mention the faceplate?
In 1976, Polaroid’s only great competitor, Eastman Kodak, launched its own line of instant cameras. Kodak’s lawyers and engineers believed that they’d dodged and weaved their way around Polaroid’s patents; Polaroid emphatically disagreed, and a week later sued. Fourteen and a half years in court ensued, and Polaroid won. Kodak had to write a check for the largest settlement ever paid out in a patent trial—$925 million—and Judge Rya Sobel, in a serious rebuke, barred the company from the instant-photo business altogether. Owing to a class-action suit, Kodak had to buy back all the cameras for which it could no longer supply film. Kodak sent out a letter* telling customers to mail in the faceplate to get a refund. Most customers mailed them in, but not this one.
Unlike the earlier Kodak instant cameras, most of which were clunky, ugly things, this one’s not bad. It’s not nearly as elegant as an SX-70, nor is it an SLR, but it pops up in somewhat the same way."
Comes from a smoke and pet free home.
Please remember that these are used items that will show normal wear and tear for age. I try to accurately describe items as much as possible. Thanks for browsing our store.
We Ship daily...We ship parcel post, priority, fed ex, First class and media mail depending on the weight and size of the item. We want the shipping to be as reasonable as possible to our customers and sometimes that means parcel post shipping. If you have a need to get your item fast let us know and we will let you know if there will be an increase in the shipping rate. If you do not see your country for shipping let us know and we will quote you a price and change the listing to reflect your country.
We accept Etsy Payments
Returns & exchanges
I don't accept returns, exchanges, or cancellations
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Additional return information
We do not accept returns unless the item was grossly misrepresented in some way. Please contact us if you are unsatisfied with your purchase so we have an opportunity to remedy the situation. These are vintage items and should not be expected in new condition unless noted.
Let us know if you have been in search of a certain item and we will do our best to find it and contact you for possible purchase with a special listing just for you.