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Rare Leica Prototype Gets $2.8 Million

May 14, 2012 - This rare Leica camera, thought to be one of twelve known, became the world's most expensive camera, after fetching $2.8 million at auction. The camera was originally made as an early prototype for the compact 0-Series (Leica A) in 1923. Westlicht auction house sold the camera in Vienna, Austria.

Source: Huffington Post

Leica Camera Collects $1.89 Million

May 28, 2011 - A 1923 Leica 0-series fetched $1.89 million at auction. The camera was sold by the Westlicht auction house in Vienna, Austria.