In celebrating the 60th Anniversary of Peoples’ Republic of China, Leica has decided to come out with something different. It has decided to launch a limited edition Leica MP Golden Camera. As the name implies, it is coated with 24k gold and the camera body is covered with Leica Red Box Calf Leather.
It also comes with Leica Summilux-M 50mm f/1.4 Gold lens that has Mao Zedong front type ????????? (Long Live The People’s Republic of China) red calligraphy and Tiananmen Square pattern.
The set comes in a luxury wooden box and a hefty price tag of RMB199,900 (or US$29,284). It has only 60 sets.