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LEICA 105MM MOUNTAIN ELMAR F6.3 BLACK PAINT CHROME LTM SM LENS +SHADE +CAPS NICE

Leica

  • $895.00

SKU: 28922
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Description
-Serial #162249
-Made in 1933 in Wetzlar, Germany
-Rare Chrome finish example
-Known as the Mountain Elmar, Berg, or Alpine Elmar lens
-Very compact and light weight lens originally designed for Mount Everest expedition photography
-A very rare and unusual lens
-Very hard to find especially in this condition and complete with shade, caps and all.

Details
-4 elements 3 groups
-Aperture range: f6.3 - f36
-24° angle of view
-Cat No. ELZEN

Includes
-Front/rear black lens caps
-Leica Fizen lens hood

Cosmetics 8+/10
-No dings, dents or major marks
Shows some use but no abuse. 
Nice overall and all original.
The shade has a few impressions but overall fitting to the condtion

Mechanics 9/10
-Focusing is smooth
-Aperture ring is smooth

Optics 9/10
-No fungus, separation or scratches
There is a very VERY faint haze, really insignificant.
The glass is very nice and has not been touched.
No imperfections and/or markings. NICE!

Really a fantastic example. Clean in every respect and complete.
A perfect match to your Leica II or III camera.
A must have. If you are looking for a nice one, this is it!
A pleasure to have and enjoy!