An unusual tripod from Bolex, possibly a prototype. The pan and tilt locks are largehand size knobs that echo classic Bolex rear lens caps. The head sits atop a levelling ball mechanism which also incorporates a bubble level. The tripod itself is wood, possibly a Berlebach.
It has spiked feet and one of the plastic covers for these feet is currently missing. The rubber at the top of the head on which a camera sits show some damage, as do the spided feet covers. Minimum overall height 62cm, maximum height 113cm.
Highlands, islands or other remote areas may cost more then shown, please ask for a price. The item "Rare stylish baby Bolex Paillard vintage wooden tripod/head" is in sale since Wednesday, November 21, 2018. This item is in the category "Cameras & Photography\Tripods & Supports\Tripods & Monopods". The seller is "sunshineanden" and is located in Bournemouth, Dorset. This item can be shipped worldwide.