Originally Posted by forceusr
......I have "CANON LENS 50mm f:1.8 Canon Camera Co. Japan No. 108216."
Anyone have a clue what this is?
You have an all-chrome version I’m guessing.
Looking at your serial number and Peter Kitchingman’s Canon rangefinder lens book, it looks like you have a “type 4” 50/1.8, produced from April, 1953 to March, 1956.