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Leica Leitz CL Prototype Black Rangefinder Camera Body w/ Cap


  • $225.00

SKU: 23615

This Leica CL black prototype camera rangefinder body is in great condition cosmetically, optically, and mechanically. Serial #1406844. Comes with front body cap. Original Leica CL prototype, hard to find. Features the unusual velcro material from Leica factory as leatherette. Unfortunately the meter is no longer working. In great condition otherwise.

-Prototype version
-40mm, 50mm, 90mm frame lines
-B, 1/2 - 1/1000 speeds
-Cat No. 10700

Auction Includes
-Body cap

Cosmetics 7/10
-No dings, dents or major marks
-Top/bottom plate show modest signs of use
-Shows wear in the front near the viewfinder window
-Leatherette is all intact

Mechanics 7.5+/10
-Meter is no longer working
-Shutter speeds are all accurate

Optics 9/10
-No light leaks in the shutter curtain
-Viewfinder is bright and clean