Known as the double aspherical. Highly unusual and unique front/rear concave lens elements, the only Leica lens of its kind to feature this at the time.
This lens has become highly collectible and continuing to rise in price. For all the right reasons! The 35mm focal length is the most practical and most use lens. The 35mm 1.4 is fast and still compact on the M system.
This is the first ASPHERICAL 35mm Leica ever made and was unique to this particular 11873 code lens. 2 hand ground element, very difficult to make and subsequently was a small limited production. Details -9 elements 5 groups -46° angle of view -Aperture range: f1.4 - f16 -Filter size E46 -Cat No.11873 Includes -Front/ear lens caps -12587 hood w/ front cap -Matching paperwork -Matching box Cosmetics 9+/10 -No dings or dents -Barrel is in outstanding condition. The lens screws have not been opened. Mechanics 9+/10 -Focusing is smooth -Aperture clicks are crisp Optics 9+/10 -No fog, fungus, separation or scratches -The lens elements and glass are perfect! An all time classic Leica lens.
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Non payers will receive a non pay strike (these can lead to a suspension/termination of your account). The item "LEICA LEITZ 35MM SUMMILUX-M F1.4 DOUBLE AA ASPHERICAL 11873 LENS +SHADE +BOX WOW" is in sale since Tuesday, March 23, 2021. This item is in the category "Cameras & Photo\Lenses & Filters\Lenses". The seller is "setadel_studios" and is located in Toronto, Ontario. This item can be shipped worldwide.