LEICA POST M6 BLACK 1 of 8 PRODUCED 1:2/35mm SUMMICRON-M FIXED CAMERA MEGA RARE LEICA POST M6 BLACK 1 of 8 PRODUCED 1:2/35mm SUMMICRON-M FIXED CAMERA MEGA RARE. Here is an opportunity to own a very rare piece of Leica history. Please read the story that was published in the LEICA HISTORICAL SOCIETY (LHS) No:60 in October 2000 magazine about this camera. In short, the South Africa Tele communications company TELKOM ordered 6 x Leica M6 cameras to be converted and used as Leica Post cameras. The camera has a fixed aperture at f4 and a fixed focus SUMMICRON-M 1:2/35mm at 70cm lens.
The camera is in very good cosmetic condition and in perfect working order. Shutter speeds are all accurate and light meter is calibrated to perfection. The base plate still has the original sticker on. What the final sale price was is unknown.
The camera body serial number is # 2006408 and the lens serial number is # 3062725. So if you are a collector of Leica.Then this is without doubt a piece for you. All our classic, vintage photographic and scientific items are. Unless otherwise stated in the description.
Of the cameras, lenses or camera accessories. Or other equipment which we are listing have been.Unless specifically stated in the description above. We try to describe all of our items as. Lenses and camera shutters are physically tested only, by eye and ear/sound. Lens glass and various other optical items such as rangefinders and viewfinders are by. Keep in mind that most lenses, even brand new lenses may have.
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