Reserve Amount:
$20,000
Bid Protection
w/ Buyer's Premium (BP) : $25,000.00 Minimum Next Bid: $20,000 ($25,000.00 w/ BP)

    Description

    A Bach-Auricon 16mm Motion Picture Newsreel Camera Package, circa 1953
    20 h x 26 w x 12 d inches (50.8 x 66.0 x 30.5 cm)
    An all original, factory correct, USA made camera package, offered on a factory correct original wood tripod. Camera has all original paint and finishes and the large factory original 1200 foot film magazine. The camera movement and sync motor are running fine. The lens and sound amplifier are included. A rare original find from the golden era of Movie Newsreel Cinematography. Tripod height is adjustable from 67" to 92". Wonderful decorative and historical sculpture for home or office.


    Estimate: $25,000 - $35,000.

    Condition Report*:

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    Auction Info

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    January
    19th Thursday 9:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    January
    19th Thursday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    0 Days 21h 47m 47s
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
    Lot Tracking Activity: 11
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 65001-65357) - 10:00 AM Central Time, Thursday, January 19, 2017.
    (Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 24 hours before the live session begins and continues through the session.)

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    Additional Location Info:
    Heritage Auctions - Design District Annex
    1518 Slocum Street
    Dallas, TX 75207