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4    Leica I Mod. A Anastigmat            € 3.000    6     Leica I Mod. A Elmax                 € 4.000
             no. 182, 1925/30, condition B/A    € 6.000 – 7.000     ‘Leih-Kamera’
                                                                   no.  25330, 1929, condition B    € 8.000 – 10.000
        A very early Leica in beautiful condition, upgraded c. 1930 by Leitz to
        later specifications, still preserving the original Anastigmat lens in the   Very rare and original ‘loan camera’ engraved on rear of top plate
        early mount, incl. leather case                      ‘Leih-Kamera’, according to the Leitz sales book (photocopy is
                                                             attached) the ‘Leihk.’ was delivered on September 16 , 1929 to E.
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                                                             L. Berlin, order no. 00208 — the early Elmax 3.5/50 mm lens is an
        5    Leica III Mod. F + Elmax            € 3.000 *   original 5-element lens (authenticated and CLA by Ottmar Michaely),
             no. 433, 1925/33, condition B      € 6.000 – 7.000  camera and lens in fine, original and perfect working condition —
                                                             provenance: the camera was owned by the famous photographer
        An interesting Leica III with a serial number of an early I Mod. A    and film director Uldis Brauns from Latvia.
        (result of a factory upgrade from c.1933), body in good condition,
        with swing-out mask for 9 cm Elmar, inclusive an 5-element Elmax
        lens in later mount, front cap and worn case






























































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