“Baby Brownie” camera
Object Place: Rochester, New York, United States
Overall: 6.7 x 7.9 x 7.6 cm (2 5/8 x 3 1/8 x 3 in.)
Medium or Technique
Bakelite (plastic), metal, glass
Not On View
Molded into plastic on front, around aperature: ".BABY . BROWNIE."
Molded into plastic on base, within recessed half circle: "OPEN" and "CLOSE" and "MADE IN U.S.A. BY / EASTMAN KODAK CO. / ROCHESTER, N.Y."
Molded into plastic on interior cartridge: "USE KODAK FILM / V. 127 / PATS. PENDING / DES. 92830"
Around 2005, sold at the Photographic Fair, Woburn, MA to Lewis A. Shepard, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2016, gift of Shepard to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 14, 2016)
Gift of Lewis A. Shepard