Manual focus normal prime lens for Canon FD mount SLR cameras released by Canon in 1973. Uses Canon's Super Spectra Coating. Has the older breech lock style bayonet, and orange meter marks. Has half-stop aperture clicks throughout the range. Cost for a new one in 1973 was 50 000 yen . Metal body in black and silver grey finish.
- Canon 55mm f1.2 S.S.C. (7 elements, 5 groups)
- Minimum focus distance: 0.6m
- Aperture blades: 8
- Size: 74 x 57mm
- Weight: 511g