Nixe Rollfilm and Plate cameras 1926-1929

From the Ica company Zeiss Ikon inherited the Nixe camera for the 8x10,5cm/8x14cm rollfilm or 9x12cm/9x14cm 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 Nixe changed from Bestellnummer...

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

Nixe BN changes
originalBN later BN
555/1 551/17
595/1 551/6


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