Contax 137 MA Black / Black Alligator
This camera will make you feel like a film pro with zero effort. A real pleasure to shoot, Contax 137 MA features a motor-driven film transport, frame counter and lens aperture in the viewfinder and a buttery smooth quartz-controlled shutter. Uses common AA batteries as a power source! Gorgeous, very clean condition, with a fast normal prime and a telephoto zoom lens. Made in Japan quality, tastefully customized using black alligator skin-patterned leather for your enjoyment. Full user manual is available at Butkus.org.
Shutter, meter, film transport, timer all work properly. Brand new seals and mirror guard installed for years of trouble-free operation ($25 value).
EXC+, no major blemishes, just some small scuffs throughout from normal use and minor brassing next to strap lugs. Markings on the dials are clean and bright. Focusing screen and viewfinder are pristine. No corrosion in the battery compartment. Original leatherette professionally replaced with genuine pigskin leather embossed with Black Alligator pattern - beautiful and timeless.
- Yashica ML 50mm f/1.7 chrome-nose lens in EXC++ condition. Beautiful, fast and sharp prime with crystal-clear glass, no obvious scratches or fungus. Aperture is snappy and blades are oil-free. Focusing is smooth. The barrel of the lens shows minimal signs of use. New generic front and rear caps included, as well as Hoya UV filter.
- Yashica DSB 70-210mm f/4 telephoto zoom with both original caps. Clean, no scratches or fungus, dry snappy aperture. Manual included.
- Original Contax camera strap (fair shape).