LEICA LEITZ SUMMICRON 35MM F2 CHROME M 8 ELEMENT 1st VERSION LENS +CAP +BOX WOW!
-Iconic first version 35mm chrome Summicron
-Made in 1965 in Canada
-Chrome plated brass body
-Features the 8-element lens design
-Infinity focusing lock tab
-Aperture range: f2 - f16
-8 elements in 6 groups
-Leica M mount
-Red and black focusing scale
-E39 filter ring
-Cat no. 11308
-Matching serial number box. RARE!
-No dings, dents or major marks
-Barrel is very clean. A fine example.
-Focusing is smooth
-Aperture clicks are crisp
-No fog, fungus, separation or scratches
-The glass is very clean and nice except for some very faint dust. ( I know how collectors are particular )
This is a very RARE LATE example! Also VERY RARE to find in its original box. Caps and all. Very nice and great value considering! These 35mm f2 1st V 8 elements are continuous going up in value. Maybe THE lens to have in the Leica system and if you are looking for something nice and special, THIS ONE IS IT!