3. Leica 0-Series

Only approx. 25 of these cameras were produced to test the market in 1923, 2 years before the commercial introduction of the Leica A. The camera is in excellent and fully working condition (a small missing piece of leather on the side has been replaced with contemporary vulcanite by Ottmar Michaely), all parts including the paintwork are original, with the matching lens cover, the folding finder has been replaced by the later Galilean finder as usual. The camera is one of the major rarities in camera history, Leica 0-series no.107 was sold in our 19th auction for a world-record price of Euro 1.320.000 including commission !

Sale No 13935
Condition B-
Serial No. 116
Year 1923

Auction closed!
23 May 2012

Hammer price (Incl. buyer's premium)16.00 €17.00 €18.00 €19.00 €20.00 € € 2.160.00019.00 €20.00 €21.00 €22.00 €23.00 €

Estimate € 600000 - 800000

Camera Auction 21 - May 2012,

Finished

Fees

Buyer's Premium 20%

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