Voigtländer Euryscop No 6 Series IV
Voigtländer & Sohn Extra Rapid Euryscope Series IV No 6. This lens
comes with a focal lenght of 21 1/3" (or 540mm) and a starting aperture of
F6. According to the catalouge it could be used wide open up to 17"x14"
and up to 18"x22" formats stopped down. In reality it will cover even more.
History: A masterpiece of german lens making from the late 1880ies. The Voigtländer Extra Rapid Euryscop offers the best of the 2 worlds, its well corrected (way more then the petzval design), but also offers a quite high open aperture of F6 (way faster then the stadard aplanat). The series number is 26.329, which dates it back to the year 1880.
Condition: The lens is in a very nice condition. The brass shows only minimal sign of age. The brass comes unpolished and with the original laquere. The glass is in great condition, there are some usuall cleaning marks here and there but besides that, it shows no seperation or any other defect. The lens has a waterhouse slot (no stops included).
The lens comes with a fitting flange.
Insured and tracked shipping cost:
Germany - 20 eur
EU* - 30 eur
Worldwide - 80 eur
*(the site offers only 2 shipping variations, DE and worldwide. buyers from EU please either contact me beforehand for a reduced EU cost, or after buying so i can send a refund over the difference)