Leitz Leica 50mm 1:3.5 Elmar Lens uncoated 1938. 427682 50mm 1:3.5 Elmar uncoated lens. The body is in chrome finish and showing some marking in places.
The optics are bright, some internal dust. Some marking to the front element and what looks to have been a little fungus removed from the rear element, the test results show that the optical performance has not really been effected by much if anything. The focusing and aperture rings operate smoothly. Aperture blades free of oil.
The test photos included were taken today on a Leica CL and show the excellent image quality still available with this classic Elmar lens. The 2nd & 4th test shot images are crops from the 1st (f3.5) & 3rd (f9). Auctiva offers Free Image Hosting and Editing. The item "Leitz Leica 50mm 13.5 Elmar Lens uncoated 1938" is in sale since Saturday, January 18, 2020.
This item is in the category "Cameras & Photography\Film Photography\Rangefinders & Accessories". The seller is "tonychels" and is located in Hungerford. This item can be shipped worldwide.