Canon 50mm f/0.95 TV Lens modified to Leica M Mount

Brand: Canon
Serial Number: 20838
Condition (appearance): A-
Condition (Optical): A
Item Included: Rear Cap, Hood
Product ID: BG0027
product description

The Canon 50mm F0.95 lens was made back in 1960s and 1970s for the Canon 7/7s Rangefinder and it held the crown for the fastest production lens in the world at the time. The lens was designed by Lens master Mukai Jirou. It is a Gauss type lens, 7 elements in 5 groups. About 19,000 of these lenses were made during the early 60’s to the early 70’s. And "TV" verision is apparently about 7000pcs produced only.