This is a listing for a wonderful and somewhat rare vintage Agfa Billy Record Camera. A great relic for a vintage camera collector! Has not been tested but in excellent vintage condition. Comes with Art Deco styled case in very good condition, working clasp, orange stitching /brown leather, orange velvet lining in tact with first owners exposure notes. Appears to work fine, selling as a collector's display piece. Sold "as is" with no guarantees.
Agfa Billy Record is a series of medium format film folding camera made by Agfa and produced between 1933-49. Billy record cameras were listed in catalogs by lens openings as models 8.8, 7.7, 6.3 and 4.5. The names are based on the maximum lens opening. The basic body is the same for 8.8, 7.7 and 6.3 models. The 4.5 model uses the body style of the Agfa Billy Compur. All models use 120 roll film for 6x9cm frames. The lens is Agfa Anastigmat Igestar in Automat shutter in 8.8, 7.7 and 6.3 models. There are some cosmetic variations, like chrome decors, during their production period.
Produced between 1933-42+ Lens: Agfa Anastigmat Igestar 1:8.8/105mm, or Igestar 8.8/100mm Shutter: Agfa Automat, speeds 1/25 - 1/100 sec. Aperture: 1:8.8-1:16
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