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LEICA LEITZ M2 10800 KOOHE BUTTON CAMERA BODY EARLY GLASS WINDOW #939564 RARE!

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  • $1,845.00
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SKU: 28609
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Description
Serial #939564
-Chrome finish
-Made in Wetzlar, Germany in 1958
-Single stroke film advance lever
-Features rounded lugs, newer style shutter speeds.

This is a very rare BUTTON rewind early batch camera. 
Has the glass rangefinder illumination window.
These are in my opinion THE BEST M2. The button rewind in brilliant and unique to the M2 rangefinder system ( except the M1 but I don't count that camera )
Really a lovely camera in a time of Leica that had many great changes and advancements.

Details
0.72x viewfinder
35-50-90mm frame lines
Shutter speeds B, 1" - 1/1000
Cat No. 10800

Includes
-Body cap
-Bulb cap

Cosmetically 8.5/10
-No dings, dents or major marks
-Both top and bottom plate show a few bright marks
-Missing small piece of leatherette under lens mount and a small repair leatherette on the back door above 160 marker

Mechanics 9/10
-Slow shutter speeds are accurate
-All camera functions are working normally

Optics 9/10
-Viewfinder/rangefinder is bright and clean

These are fantastic cameras. Rare and even more special as the early glass illuminated window version.
A pleasure to have and enjoy!