Leica M6 Set ‘Leitz Auction’ Limited Edition
Vienna, August 17, 2023 – Leica, the renowned German manufacturer of precision optical instruments, marks a significant milestone in photography history as it joins hands with Leitz Photographica Auction to unveil an exceptional commemorative offering: the Leica M6 Set “Leitz Auction.” In celebration of the auction’s 20th anniversary, this exclusive masterpiece pairs the classic Leica M6 camera with the illustrious Noctilux-M 50 f/1.2 ASPH. lens, both presented in a captivating glossy black paint finish.
With an enduring legacy spanning over a century, Leica’s meticulously crafted cameras and lenses have consistently exemplified unparalleled quality and innovation, embodying the essence of “Made in Germany” excellence. The Leitz Photographica Auction, renowned as a global platform for vintage cameras, lenses, and captivating accessories, ushers in its 20th year with a distinctive collaboration that captures the essence of its heritage.
The Leica M6 Set “Leitz Auction” pays homage to this remarkable occasion through meticulous design details. Adorned with a glossy black paint finish, the camera boasts an opulent Leitz logo crafted from solid gold, an intricate creation by a skilled goldsmith from Wetzlar, Germany. The camera’s allure is further enhanced with the inclusion of a walnut veneer armor, creating a truly refined aesthetic. Elegant engravings in gold and red provide a finishing touch, underscoring the set’s exclusivity and sophistication.
Limited to an edition of only 20 copies, the Leica M6 Set “Leitz Auction” is a true collector’s dream. Beyond the M6 camera and the revered Noctilux-M 50 f/1.2 ASPH. lens, the set encompasses a glossy black paint-finished lens cap, body cap, and lens hood. To match the elegance of the ensemble, a custom-crafted strap, fashioned from smooth black leather, accompanies the set. A certificate of authenticity further elevates the value of this extraordinary collection. The set is elegantly housed within packaging bearing the golden Leitz logo, enhancing the allure of this rare camera ensemble.
Leica enthusiasts and photography aficionados alike can exclusively acquire the Leica M6 Set “Leitz Auction” with Noctilux-M 50 f/1.2 ASPH. through Leica Camera Classics in Vienna, commencing on August 17, 2023. The recommended retail price for this exceptional offering is € 25,980.00, inclusive of VAT. This meticulously crafted set stands as a testament to Leica’s commitment to excellence and its enduring impact on the world of photography.