Hasselblad 1957 SWA Super wide Camera 38mm Biogon (AKVI). Condition – 8E [5838]


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    It is a very early super wide, made in 1957.

    Supplied complete with the original viewfinder.
    Condition details:
    Cosmetic: Used. Wear over whole body.
    Optical: The optics are good. There are cleaning marks or and fine. These will not affect its optical performance if a shade is used.
    Mechanical: The wining knob has been crudely cut. This is to allow the mounting of a Polaroid back and winding of a A12 back. A terrible, terrible shame.
    Dust/Haze: A little internal dust and haze. This is typical and expected for a used lens of this age. Lens are not sealed units and will exchange are with the outside environment. Image will not be affected.
    Cosmetic Condition:

    Functional Condition: E
    (Everything functioning. Major functions have recently been professionally tested.)