Feather Brand Collapsable Wooden Tripod, All Brass Fittings. C1903+, Patented June 23, 1903. Collapsed individual leg section dimensions.14 9/16" x 2" x 7/16. Individual leg portions 7/16" x 1/4" of varied length. Disc diameter 3 1/8, appropriate for medium sized cameras. Leg length fully extended 52 1/4. Improvised camera mounting screw, standard 1/4 x 20tpi threads. Minor dings and dents consistent with age and usage. To attach legs, swing them upward, lowering them appropriately into the brass mounting. Snap each leg into place until tabs on bracket snap into slots on the legs (appropriate for two of three legs). Squeeze top of legs together until they fit in between two opposite facing rivets on the disc. Release pressure when the holes in the legs are placed on the rivets.
To extend legs, release tension levers on legs and extend legs to desired length and snap the levers back down into the locked position. Small screws above the levers adjust the tension slightly. Camera shown in photos is for demonstrative purposes only and is not included.
All photographic offering made by me come from the Rembrandt Studio of Omaha, NE. The studio existed from around 1923 or so until the early 1950s.
It was jointly owned by my grandfather and grandmother. Edward Richard Trabold was an award-winning photographer, colorist, and author on the subject.
Lulu Bell Hunt Trabold held a degree in photography and was also a gifted photographic colorist. The item "Vintage Eastman Kodak Collapsable Feather Wooden Tripod, All Brass Fittings" is in sale since Monday, March 05, 2018. This item is in the category "Cameras & Photo\Vintage Movie & Photography\Vintage Parts & Accessories".
The seller is "drwtrabold" and is located in Omaha, Nebraska. This item can be shipped worldwide.