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LEICA LEITZ M3 SS 10150 IGEMO CHROME CAMERA BODY LATE SERIAL NO GUARD #1158140

Leica

  • $2,395.00

SKU: 29338
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Description
-Serial #1158140
-Made in Wetzlar, Germany in 1966
-Desirable last version variation of the M3 before being totally discontinued
-Rare last version "No Guard" version M3; only the last few batches of M3
had this unique feature
-Highly desired by both users and collectors alike
-Single stroke operation with long arm film advance, later standardized speeds, 1300 ASA back door, andround lugs
-Silver chrome finish

Details
-Late Sn. "No Guard" version
-0.91x viewfinder
-50/90/135mm frame lines
-Cat No. 10150 (IGEMO)

Includes
-Body cap

Cosmetics 7+/10
There are marks on the top plate. Shows signs of use
-Leatherette missing on rear door
There are some impressions, dings.
User condition

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

Optics 9/10
-Viewfinder/rangefinder is bright and clean
-No fog, fungus, haze or separation

These are getting very hard to find. RARE late NO GUARD.
I had one similar back in May 2022 that I sold quickly for nearly $3000.
The last one before that was in 2020 so these dont come up that often

Nice to have working well and a great deal considering
A pleasure to have and enjoy!