Howard Carter's camera, 1920-1922.
© National Media Museum / Science & Society Picture Library
This camera belonged to the Egyptologist, Howard Carter. He used it to photograph the archaeological work that resulted in his discovery of Tutankhamen's tomb in 1922. It is an RB Auto Graflex camera with curtain aperture, for 5x4 plates, produced between 1920 and 1930 by the Folmer and Schwing Division of the Eastman Kodak Company, Rochester, New York, United States.