Leather camera case for 'Hit' camera.
1950 - 1969
Leather, Thread, Metal, Enamel paint
35 x 50 x 33 mm
Place of origin
Fox Talbot Museum, Wiltshire (Accredited Museum)
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Not on show
Tan leather case for 'Hit' camera by Tougodo. Top and bottom of case are top-stitched with tan thread. Remaining part of the leather strap has a metal buckle and is attached to the side with a metal rivet. The front and top of case are kept closed via a leather tab attached to case with metal rivets. A metal press stud holds the case closed. All press studs and rivets are enameled in orange. 'Hit' is embossed into the leather lens barrel covering.
Part of The Fenton Collection. A gift from British Film Institute in 2017. From 1986-1999, part of BFI collection for the Museum of the Moving Image. BFI purchased collection in 1986 from James Fenton's Museum of Photography, Port Erin, Isle of Man 1976-1986.
Makers and roles
Tougodo , manufacturer