Kristal 3S Silver w. 50mm Kirnar Anastigmat Kristal lens & Kristall case Ex++. 01071 Marked GNM in Ex++ condition. Kirnar Anastigmat Kristal lens and Original Kristal leather camera case Ex++. The Kristal 3S camera is Like the Kristal 3 with a PC outlet in the front of the body /Circa 1952. Loose copies of Leica Standard, II, IIIa and cameras showing some resemblance to the Leica M. Common identification point: Bottom loading cameras with focal plane shutters. Who made the Kristalls and Wegas? The Chinaglia Domenico Company, Established in Belluno (75Kms North from Venice). Produced Leica copies which can be found marked “CD”, “GNM” or “AFIOM”. CD means: Chinaglia Domenico. GNM means: Guido Nonini Milano (a dealer established 24 viale Elzevia, Milan). Kristall cameras (round shoulders bodies) are marked either CD or AFIOM. GNM also dealt the Kristallettas (cheap leaf shutter 24×36 cameras). Kristall were still listed in Chinaglia catalog as late as 1964. The Chinaglia company is now part of an international group which specializes in measuring devices. Kristall cameras are reckoned to have been built in about one thousand units per model. With its sliding frames multifocal viewfinder (reminiscent of the Leica VIOOH). The Kristall 53 anticipated the M3-which was to appear one year later! We have a reputation for honest, conservative grading on used gear. We are proud members of The Leica Historical Society. We are authorized US dealers for Leica, Zeiss. We also sell NEW USA and International Nikon, Canon, and Hasselblad gear. One of our specialties is locating that rare, desired camera piece you’ve wanted for your collection. Many items are located on a per request basis. We’re located at 2490 Black Rock Turnpike, # 420 Fairfield CT 06825 (By appointment only). The item “Kristal 3S Silver w. 50mm Kirnar Anastigmat Kristal lens & Kristall case Ex++” is in sale since Thursday, April 06, 2017. This item is in the category “Cameras & Photo\Vintage Movie & Photography\Vintage Cameras\Rangefinder Cameras”. The seller is “leicasam” and is located in Fairfield, Connecticut. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Brand: Kristall
- Model: Kristal 3S camera w.50mm Anastigmat Kristal lens & case
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Italy
- UPC: Does Not Apply
- Bundled Items: Lens