Moy and Bastie 35mm cine camera, c 1909.
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Made by the London company of Moy and Bastie, this is a characteristic British 'upright' pattern cine camera, containing the feed and take-up film magazines on top of each other inside the camera. In 1912, the firm manufactured the Moy Gyro camera which was one of the first cameras to have an integral electric motor and was designed primarily for newsreel work. Internal back view.