Leica MP chrome, 1958

Leica MP chrome camera with Leicavit, 1958

Original Leica MP with all early features, e.g. body without self-timer and with early version of lugs, matching back door (top plate was re-chromed by Leitz in the 1970s, otherwise it has been never refinished or modified). The chrome MP started with a small batch between
nos. MP-1 to MP-11, followed by nos. MP-151 to MP-402.

Fully original chassis engraved with matching number “P-309”, in perfect working condition, with 3 notches on films gate, with chrome Leicavit MP, rigid Summicron 2/5 cm, original ever ready case.

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