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Ricoh Gaica II
France Version française
Photos by VB text by VB. From the collection of VB. Last update 2014-04-22 par Francois Landais.

Manufactured or assembled in Japan from (Circa) 1941 to (After) 1941.
Index of rarity in France: Rare (among non-specialized garage sales)
Inventory number: 2586

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The Gaica looks like many folding camera's especially German from the same period.
Its first version, moreover, had an imported Gauthier Vario shutter
This is one of many Japanese camera inspired by the European industry products before the war.

Ricoh Gaica II



Ricoh Gaica II