LANCART XYZ CAMERA
The “Xyz” was manufactured in France by Lancart in the mid 1920s. Made of metal, nickel plated and heavy for it’s size. It uses 16mm film, paper backed with 12x15mm exposures. The film is advanced by turning an octagonal or squared knob on the right had side. It has a pop up direct line of vision viewfinder. Shutter selection , on the front is for instantaneous (1/25), or time exposures. It has a Lens Hermagis Major 4,5 .
All original ,this is a very nice camera and gives a collection more value .
3 other lenses could be found on the xyz camera :
Roussel Kynor 3,5
Other information about this camera is very hard to find ,even inFrance