'Ticka' watch camera Houghtons Ltd., London,

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Lot 757
'Ticka' watch camera
Houghtons Ltd., London,

HK$ 18,000 - 28,000
US$ 2,300 - 3,600
'Ticka' watch camera
Houghtons Ltd., London,
chrome body, with enamel watch face, lens cap, view finder and instruction book in maker's box.

Footnotes


  • The Ticka camera was patented in 1904 and introduced to the market in 1906. The Watch Face Ticka which used a real enamelled watch dial was introduced in 1908 with the angle of the hands indicating the lens's angle of view.

    Literature: Michael Pritchard, A History of Photography in 50 Cameras, p.66-69.
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