Quote Originally Posted by jimgalli View Post
Carsten, did you get that pretty black one that looked un-used on Ebay the other night? ..... Gorgeous lens.
That 4A on the 'bay did look unused, but I wondered why it had the focal length and maximum aperture inscribed on the barrel (under the Serial No.). Maybe Dallmeyer did that on some lenses and not others? Could it have possibly have been re-painted? Either way I am sure it is a great lens.