Universal-Juwel Plate cameras 1927-1937

From the Ica company Zeiss Ikon inherited the Universal-Juwel camera for the 9x12cm/13x18cm plate formats.

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

During its production/selling time as a Zeiss Ikon camera the Universal-Juwel changed from Bestellnummer.

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

Universal-Juwel BN changes
originalBN later BN
275 275/7
440 275/11


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