🇺🇦 RARE: Carl Zeiss Jena Pancolar Yellow Thorium 50mm F/1.8 Lens, 8 blades of aperture!


Fast vintage Carl Zeiss prime lens

Rare radioactive version with 8 blades of aperture!

m42 mount, with adapters can be used on mirrorless cameras

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Carl Zeiss Jena Pancolar Yellow Thorium 50mm F1,8 M42 lens – with 8 aperture blades


Vintage  50mm f/1.8 lens for m42 screw mount SLR cameras(Zenit, Practica etc).

Great for photo & video on DSLR via adaptors(m42 to Nikon/Canon etc), mirrorless systems: Sony NEX, Olympus Pen, Panasonic G, Canon EOS M, Nikon 1, FujiFilm X-mount etc.

Great ZEISS zebra 50mm lens, standard on full frame or film and closer to short telephoto of APS-C size sensors(or even short tele on smaller sensors).


The lens s/n 8474049 is in excellent condition!

nearly no signs of use/age on lens barrel.

Glass is clean and clear – has no fungus, no haze, no scratches!

Few micro scratches from wiping, some internal dust particles are possible, but these will not affect photos.

Mechanics are very good – lens focuses evenly and smoothly.

Aperture blades are free from oil.



Lens Composition 6 elements in 5 groups
Angular Field 45 degrees
Minimum Focus 35cm/1.14ft
Focusing Action MF
f-stop Scale f/1.8-f/22, manual
Filter Size 49mm
Lens Hood N/A
Weight 225g/7.93oz
Dimensions 61x51mm/2.1×2″
Lens Case optional



Comes with both front & rear lens caps, UV filter and case.

This product ships from ??Ukraine with tracking number usually within the same business day!

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