Alternative Name(s): Film Cassette; Film Roll or Roll Film.
Fotopan 126 film cartridge, 12 black and white exposures for daylight or blue flash, manufactured for and packaged by Fotop Photographic Laboratories, Geelong, to develop before July 1973. A sticker on the back of the box shows that this was on sale in a Geelong dispensary for 77 cents.
This product is part of the Kodak collection of products, promotional materials, photographs and working life artefacts collected from Kodak Australasia in 2005, when the Melbourne manufacturing plant at Coburg closed down.
Kodak manufactured and distributed a wide range of photographic products to Australasia, such as film, paper, chemicals, cameras and miscellaneous equipment. Its client base included amateur and professional photographers, as well as specialist medical and graphic art professionals who used photography, x-ray and other imaging techniques.
Black plastic film cartridge with two cylindrical ends for the reception of a 35mm film cartridge, stored within a cardboard box; opened; printed in a black, yellow and white colour scheme.
Donation from Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, Ms. Kate Metcalf - Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, 2005
Courtesy of Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd.
Fotop Photographic Laboratories Pty Ltd
Also packaged by this company.
Develop Before date.
Box, front, printed: 'FOTOPAN / FOR BLACK & WHITE PRINTS / [Graphic illustration of a film cartridge] 126 / CARTRIDGE / SAFETY FILM / DAYLIGHT OR BLUE FLASH'
Type of item
94 mm (Width), 50 mm (Depth), 28 mm (Height)
Box dimensions only.