Coronet Cub - Antique and Vintage Cameras

Coronet Cub

c. 1938

Coronet Camera Co.

Birmingham

England

Image of Coronet Cub

Lens:
Fixed aperture.

Shutter:
Fixed speed.

Construction:
Black Bakelite body, metal lens tube.

Format:
28 x 40 mm exposures on 828 roll-film.

Focusing:
Fixed.

Attributes:
Frame view-finder.
Film advance indicated by red window, not coupled. The lens retracts when not in use.

With:
Case.

Coronet Cub

Image of Coronet Cub

Lens:
Fixed aperture.

Shutter:
Fixed speed.

Construction:
Black Bakelite body, metal lens tube.

Format:
28 x 40 mm exposures on 828 roll-film.

Focusing:
Fixed.

Attributes:
Direct-vision view-finder.
Film advance indicated by red window, not coupled. The lens retracts when not in use.

With:
Box.

The Cub has a nicely moulded shape similar to the Coronet Vogue. The price was 12/6. After the war the camera was re-introduced with an enclosed viewfinder and metal top and bottom plates.

References & Notes:
AP 21/6/1939, pp. advertisement 16, 707. AP 1/7/1953, p. S7.


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