Leica M-P ‘SAFARI’ Set. Mint/- Set
includes all papers, caps, strap, presentation box.
This Leica M-P Set ‘SAFARI’. set comprises of the Leica M-P (Typ 240) Safari Edition camera, Leica Summicron-M 35mm/f2 ASPH with round metal lens hood, a full grain cowhide carrying strap and matching SD & business card holder.
Leica’s safari/olive edition cameras date back to 1960 with the Leica M1 ‘Olive‘. Made initially for the military, the safari/olive cameras’ unique color stands out. Over the years, a handful of safari/olive editions were produced. Many of these limited edition cameras are highly prized collectibles.
The Leica M-P Set ‘SAFARI’ has an olive lacquered top cover, leatherette and bottom plate. The shutter speed dial, the On/Off switch, the release button, the hot shoe and some other details have a silver finish. The engraving on the top cover is reminiscent of the first safari camera in 1960 and has the classic Leica logo inscribed on one line and the wording ‘WETZLAR GERMANY’ on the second line. The 35mm/f2 ASPH has a silver chrome finish with a matching classic round metal lens hood. This set comes in a new packaging including a presentation box.
The Leica M-P Set ‘SAFARI’ was available at Leica Stores, Leica Boutiques and Leica Dealers.
There were 1500 sets available worldwide.
Leica M-P (Typ 240) Set ‘Safari’ Cat #10933 with Leica Summicron -M 35 mm/f2 ASPH with round metal lens,
leather carrying strap, SD and business card holder
24MP Leica MAX Full-Frame CMOS Sensor
Leica Maestro Image Processor
Rangefinder with Image Field Selector
0.68x Optical Viewfinder Magnification
3.0" 920k-Dot LCD with Sapphire Glass
ISO 6400, 3 fps Shooting for 24 Frames
Olive Green Safari Theme & Engravings
Summicron-M 35mm f/2 ASPH. Silver Lens
Full Grain Cowhide Strap and Card Holder
Limited Edition Presentation Box