Leica I Mod. C Standard “Cutaway”, 1930

Leica I Mod. C Standard “Cutaway”, 1930
Leica I Mod. C Standard “Cutaway”, 1930 — Photo credit: © WestLicht Photographica

Very rare and fully original Leica I Mod. C cut model in fine condition, illustrated in Paul-Henry van Hasbroeck “Leica in Colour” p.104, this camera is very unusual as large parts of the camera are cut-away including part of the shutter dome, the camera was delivered as “Schnittmodell” (cutaway model) on May 15th, 1930 to Pini, München - ex collection Paul-Henry van Hasbroeck.