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LEICA LEITZ 35MM SUMMILUX F1.4 1ST V. STEEL RIM M3 LENS +EYES +BOX +OLLUX MINT!

Leica

  • $5,850.00

SKU: 26139
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Description

  • Serial #1765787
  • First year second batch production
  • Made in 1960
  • Chrome finish 1st version Summilux 35mm lens with the front steel ring made for the Ollux lens hood
  • Made in Midland Canada
  • Extremely rare and hard to find lens
  • A must have for any collector or enthusiast
  • M3 version with the focusing eyes attachment which bring up the 50mm frame lines and convert it to 35mm; will also work on your M2, M4 and M6 bodies by doing the same
This lens is PRISTINE! LIKE NEW condition and kept in its box for most of its life. 1 owner. Ever the OLLUX hood is really fantastic. RARILY do you see these in the original box. Truly MINT!
I have seen other examples, not even as nice sell for 5500-6000 EURO.
This is outstanding!

Details

  • 7 elements 5 groups
  • Rare 'steel rim' 1st version
  • Made in 1960
  • Aperture range: f1.4 - f16
  • E41 or A46.5 filter mount
  • Cat No. 11870

Includes

  • Rear lens cap
  • M3 focusing eyes attachment
  • Leica OLLUX lens shade
  • Original Box

Cosmetics 9+/10

  • No dings, dents or marks
  • No marks on the chrome or the eyes.
  • OLLUX is also outstanding!

Mechanics 9/10

  • Focusing is smooth
  • Aperture clicks are crisp

Optics 9/10

  • No fungus, separation or scratches
I cannot stress the beauty of this lens. They are hard to find and I have never seen on in this condition, box, shade and all. A must have if you are looking for an near perfect 35mm f1.4 STEEL RIM! A classic and will continue to rise in price!