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Instruments of Science & Technology / AN E.F. MOY LTD HAND-CRANKED CINE CAMERA, ENGLISH, CIRCA 1910,

Lot 6
AN E.F. MOY LTD HAND-CRANKED CINE CAMERA,
ENGLISH, CIRCA 1910,
28 September 2022, 14:00 BST
London, Knightsbridge

Sold for £3,187.50 inc. premium

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AN E.F. MOY LTD HAND-CRANKED CINE CAMERA, ENGLISH, CIRCA 1910,

cast Moy & Bastie's Patent No. 4534, 1909 Serial no., the brass-bound mahogany case with film counter dial and crank handle,
the case 16in x 13in x 5in (41cm x 33cm x 13cm) overall

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E.F. Moy Ltd was set up in 1895 by Ernest Moy and Percie Bastie, originally for the production of fuses and circuitry. They soon expanded their business into cinematography, most notably with the 1909 patented 'Simple-Efficient-Reliable' model. This upright cine camera model was then widely used by early film studios in England and abroad.

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