Ermanox Plate cameras 1927-1931

From the Ernemann company Zeiss Ikon inherited the Ermanox camera for the 4,5x6cm/6,5x9cm plate formats.

The picture above is from the catalog C 292 b, dated October 1928.

Even during its short production/selling time as a Zeiss Ikon camera the Ermanox changed from Bestellnummer.

The next table lists the original Bestellnummer starting in 1926 next to the newer one, late 1928/early 1929.

Ermanox BN changes
originalBN later BN
479 858
480 858/3


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