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    Expo The Watch Camera
    Case: base metal, 57 mm, snap back, the inside back "World Patents Made In The U.S.A. Expo Camera Co. N.Y. Films Always Obtainable"

    Notes: The camera took 25 exposures from a single drop-in roll film cassette and the camera could be reloaded in full daylight. It was designed to be small and easily carried and mistaken as a pocket watch, the Expo Watch camera was a popular novelty, or disguised camera of the early 1900's. The Expo camera was available for over 3 decades and was introduced in the United States in 1905 and offered for sale as late as 1939.


    Condition Report*: Type: Expo The Watch Camera
    Condition: overall good condition
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    Auction Dates
    May, 2015
    26th Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 13
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