Nikon Nippon Kogaku Nikkor-N.C 5cm 50mm f/1.1 Internal Mount with leica M adapter

Brand: Nikon
Production Code: 0
Serial Number: 119731
Year of Production: 1956
Condition (appearance): A
Condition (Optical): A-
Item Included: Front Cap, Rear Cap, Leather Pouch
Product ID: AA0033
product description

In the 1950s, several Japanese lens-making companies engaged in intense competition to strive for super-fast lens with extremely large aperture, aiming to make a significant breakthrough in the photography world. ZUNOW 50mm f/1.1, FUJINON 50mm f/1.2, Nippon Kogaku NIKKOR-N.C 50mm f/1.1 and Konishiroku (Konica’s predecessor) Hexanon 60mm f/1.2 were the four best Japanese lenses at that time. Nippon Kogaku NIKKOR-N.C 50mm f/1.1 released in 1956. This lens is in Nikon RF internal mount comes with Leica M rangefinder coupled adapter. Glass is clean and clear with only minimal cleaning marks on the front element.