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Leica Summarit 5cm f/1.4 Prototype

HK$ 138,000
Brand: Leica
Production Code: 11014
Serial Number: 1546029
Year of Production: 1957
Condition (appearance): B
Condition (Optical): A-
Item Included: Front Cap, Rear Cap
Product ID: AZ0094
product description

the prototype of summilux 50mm f/1.4 ver.1 for evaluation use, sn 1 546 029. this is the first lens ever with f/1.4 for leica 50mm lenses, and possesses the design of the first version of summilux 50mm. summarit lenses originally offers f/1.5 instead, making this lens so special with a larger aperture of f/1.4. the rim of this lenses is engraved “summarit f=5cm 1:1.4” marking its uniqueness, and comes with a scalloped focusing ring.