Vintage original 1950s Sylvania Flash Guide Dial Wheel. Dial the center circular black wheel to select Lamp to Subject Distance in feet and the other side of the wheel will show Flash Guide Numbers.
Using the table on the back you are to find guide number for film and shutter speed you are using.
Set arrow on dial opposite this number. The correct lens opening will now be opposite the distance from your flash to your subject.
Printed on a heavy card stock, wheel measures about 5 inches in diameter with the center wheel measuring a little over 3.5 inches.
Condition is very good with some wear and light blue smudges along outer wheel and on the back. Also a small crease near the center of the black wheel.
Original antique advertising trade card for J & P Coats Spool Cotton. This is one of the Military Uniform series cards.
This card shows the uniform of the Army of the United States, 1833 - 1850.
Marked in the bottom front lower right corner: Copyright 1895, by Brig. Gen'l S. B. Holabird, QR Master Gen'l U.S.A.
Back is marked at the bottom center: G. H. Buek Co. Lith. N.Y.
Card measures 4 3/16 inches wide x 4 13/16 inches tall.
Beautiful vivid colors!
Condition is very good with light wear to the edges and corners. There is light crease to the upper right corner and a horizontal crease about a third of a way down on the left edge.
Price reflects condition.