Hasselblad C 40mm Distagon Lens (20036). Condition – 5E [4701]


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    First introduced in 1967 this lens was the first lens to have a black barrel. In 1973 a T* version of the lens was introduced. This is NOT a T* lens.

    This is an very nearly equivalent viewing angle to a ‘super wide’ Hasselblad camera, with the 38mm Biogon lens. It is a heavy lens and weighs nearly 1.5kg. The front lens element is particularly large and takes 104mm size filters.
    Front and rear caps.
    Condition details:
    Cosmetic: Moderate wear.
    Optical: The optics are good. There are slight cleaning marks or scratches, especially to the large front element.
    Mechanical: Fully working.
    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: 5
    (Complete, but showing signs of normal use or age.)
    Functional Condition: E
    (Everything functioning. Major functions have recently been professionally tested.)