Alternative name: Rollfilm, Roll Film
Kodak 116 film spool, 8 exposures, manufactured by Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd, Melbourne, to develop before 01 May 1939.
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 metal spool with cellulose nitrate film, sealed and covered in a protective pink paper cover and sealed with a printed Kodak sticker.
Donation from Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, Ms. Kate Metcalf - Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, 2005
Courtesy of Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd.
01 May 1939
Develop Before date.
Paper cover: 'IA-FPK-8 / 116-8' Sticker: 'Protected by Patents / KODAK (A/ASIA) PTY. LTD. / [Illustration of a pointing hand] The dating is for / your protection. / DEVELOP BEFORE / May 1st, 1939'
Type of item
71 mm (Height), 32 mm (Outside Diameter)