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The Rollei 35 Platin Special Edition 1986
with Rollei Sonnar 2.8/ 40mm

This is the Rollei 35 Platinum, produced by Rollei Germany between September 1986 and April 1987. Actually, this is the first Rollei 35 made in Germany after the closure of the Singapore factory.

This special edition marks the 20th birthday of the Rollei 35 in 1986.
A total of only 444 cameras was made and exclusively sold through Foto Hansa stores in Germany (at the time, Hansa was the owner of Rollei).

All parts of this camera are Platinum plated with the exception of the lens barrel, and some 18K Gold plated parts. The camera is covered with African Lizard skin.

Camera weight is 345 grams. Size 97x32x69mm
Serial numbers are engraved on the back and run from "Special Edition: 1/444 through 444/444"

The camera retailed in 1987 for DM 2,400 (US $ 1,200) and was delivered with a matching African Lizard case.

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