Item#: E-033 Maker: Sakura Camera
Image or title: toy camera Sakura
Date: 1950s Medium: paper toy

Description: cardboard toy rangefinder camera used by children to collect paper negative sheets which could then be used to make sun photos from special photo paper sold by the manufacturer. The paper camera case was then used to hold photos and had a window on back. The negatives depict animals, wrestlers, tarzan, animation characters, etc.

Condition: camera is unused and in mint condition with rear glass window plate included. Negative sheets are uncut and good too.

 

Price: ¥10,000 JPY