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Contarex Zeiss 16mm F-Distagon f2.8 T* Black Lens w/ Case +Caps Near Mint Rare


  • $3,795.00
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SKU: 24420

-Serial #5573384 
-An extremely rare and hard to find Contarex lens
-Only 150 of these were ever made
-Made in 1973 only
-Features an 8 element in 7 group design with a built in blue, yellow, orange and UV filter ring built in
-108° field of view
-This is one of only two Contarex mount lenses that featured the Carl Zeiss' T* lens coating
-There were 400 examples made of the 85mm and only 150 examples made of this 16mm making this lens all the more desirable and rare. This is an extremely rare find and a must have for any collector. A beautiful lens that takes amazing photos. Extremely hard to find. A must have for any collector or enthusiast

-Built in UV/Or57/Y50/B11 filter ring
-108o angle of view
-8 element lens design
-Only 150 ever made
-Rare T* coated glass Contarex lens

-Front/rear lens caps
-Built in filter ring
-Black leather lens case

Cosmetics 9/10
-No dings, dents or marks
-Barrel shows virtually no signs of use

Mechanics 9.5+/10
-Focusing is smooth
-Aperture ring is smooth
-Filter ring is smooth

Optics 9.5+/10
-No fog, fungus, separation or scratches