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Gold M4-2   In 1979 1000 Gold M4-2's  with matching 50/1.4 Summilux were made  to commemorate Oskar Barnack's birth in 1879, the inventor of the Leica camera.   Serial numbers 1527201-1527700, and 1528151-1528650.  They are engraved with copy Oskar's signature, as well as "1879-1979."  

Factory records show two more M4-2 Gold made in 1993, numbers 1932001 and 1932002. 


   photo courtesy and copyright 2000 of Duncan Meeder, Foto Henny Hoogeveen, Holland, all rights reserved


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Revised: November 28, 2003.   Copyright 1999,  2000  Stephen Gandy. All rights reserved.   Information in this document is subject to change without notice.    Other products and companies referred to herein are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective companies or mark holders.