Vintage Rolleicord Va Type 2 film camera
The Rolleicord Va is a later model in a long line of Rolleicords which started in 1933 and ended in 1977 and were produced by Franke & Heidecke and later on by Rollei-Werke in Braunschweig, Germany.
This one is the second version produced from 1958 till 1961.
All Va's are equipped with a Schneider-Kreuznach Xenar 1:3.5 75mm lens. Viewing lens is a Heidosmat-Anastigmat 1:3.2 75mm. Before both lenses is a Bayonet mount Size 1 for filters, lens hood, etc..
The shutter is a Deckel Synchro-Compur MXV/CR00 offering speeds from 1 till 1/500 second, a B setting, a selftimer and X and M flash-synchronisation.
The majority of the Va's were produced in 2 different versions (models). However also a small number of transit models were produced (about 2000 units).
The Camera is in very good vintage condition and working well. Shutter fires on all speeds.The lens and the veiwing lens are in excellent condition. There are few scratches on the viewfinder screen, small dent on the top cover and a small bit of paint loss on the body. Camera comes with the original leather case.