Erni Filmpack and Plate cameras 1927-1929

From the Ernemann company Zeiss Ikon inherited the Erni camera for the different kind of filmpack/plate formats, see below.

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 Erni changed from Bestellnummer...

The next table lists the original Bestellnummer starting in 1927 next to the newer one, late 1928.

Erni BN changes
originalBN later BN
164 27
165 27/3


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