Item#: E-035 Maker: Tanabe
Image or title: Yoikono Camera with sun photos
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 to manufacturer. The paper camera case was then used to hold photos with a window on back. The negatives depict animals, wrestlers, tarzan, animation characters, etc.

Condition: camera has been used and shows signs of rubbing. The three uncut sheets of negatives are good. Also included are sun photographs with matching negatives and unused sun photo paper in original light proof black wrapper.

 

Price: ¥10,000 JPY