Can you ID this Petzval?

Discussion in 'Large Format Cameras and Accessories' started by bliorg, Dec 23, 2010.

  1. bliorg

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    Hi, all -

    I got a new lens in the mail today - a 5-1/2" Petzval, with a funky lil' maker's mark I've never seen before:

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    Whatzit? by Scott --, on Flickr

    Anyone recognize this? It covers 4x5 wonderfully, might swirl on 5x7.

    Thanks for any help.
    Scott
     
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    It's an early Gucci.

    Peter Gomena