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LEICA SUMMICRON 35MM F2 BLACK PAINT RED SCALE M 11308 8 ELEMENT LENS +BOX LATE#

Leica

  • $14,995.00

SKU: 28213
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Description
-Serial #2274542
-Rare black finish ( considered to be the BLACK PAINT version )
-Leica M mount
-Iconic first version 35mm chrome Summicron
-Made in 1968 in Wetzlar, Germany
-Brass body built
-Features the 8-element lens design

This is a very late 1968 version, one year before discontinuing the lens all together.
Very nice to have such a late #, rare black finish, red scale, and also with the matching # box!
2274251 2276250 Summicron 3.5 cm 1:2 (M-chrome+black) 1968 2000


Details
-Infinity focusing lock tab
-Aperture range: f2 - f16
-8 elements in 6 groups
-Red and white focusing scale
-E39 filter ring
-Cat no. 11308

Includes
-Front cap
-Bubble case
-Leica UVa filter
-Matcihng # box

Cosmetics 8/10
-No dings, dents or major marks
-Barrel shows moderate signs of use
-Overall nice!

Mechanics 9+/10
-Focusing is smooth
-Aperture clicks are crisp

Optics 9+/10
-No fog, fungus, separation or scratches
-Glass is clean and clear.

A very rare lens. Wonderful example. Complete, matching # box, late #, really fantastic in every respect. The quintessential Leica lens in such a rare black paint example with all its extras. Just a pleasure to have and enjoy and also very rare!