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Contarex Zeiss Blitz Planar 50mm F2 Black Lens Clean


  • $345.00

SKU: 22479
Barcode: 2031-99

This Carl Zeiss Contarex Blitz Planar 50mm F2 lens is in great user condition cosmetically, mechanically and optically. Serial #4500830. Desirable hard to find black finish with chrome focus ring version. Most of these lenses were released in chrome. Later 'blitz' version lens. Considered to be one of the best standard lenses ever made. Shows signs of modest use on the chrome ring. lens has minor haze between elements. Lens has been tested and it does not affect image quality. In great condition overall. A must have.


  • Blitz-Planar version
  • 6 elements 4 groups
  • 47o angle of view
  • B56 or 49mm filter thread

Auction Includes

  • Lens only

Cosmetics 8/10

  • No dings, dents or major marks
  • Barrel shows modest signs of use

Mechanics Working Well

  • Focusing is very smooth
  • Aperture ring is smooth

Optics Clean & Clean

  • No fungus, separation or scratches
  • Minor haze between elements **see above