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Lithograph - Plate 7, Observations of the Southern Nebulae made with the Great Melbourne Telescope 1869-1885, Joseph Turner, circa 1876 Image Reg. No: MM 96813

Summary:
Plate 7 from the Observations of the Southern Nebulae made with the Great Melbourne Telescope 1869 - 1885, by Joseph Turner (Artist) , E.R. Morris (Lithographer) J. Finnie (Printer). Lithograph, edition 1 of 240, circa 1876. Includes image nos. 67 - 85.
Description:
Black and white lithographic print on paper. The composition is divided by a white grid to depict nineteen separate images of nebulae numbered 67 - 85, with compass points and printed text.
Description Of Content:
Plate 7, No. 67 - 85 from the Observations of the Southern Nebulae made with the Great Melbourne Telescope 1869 - 1885, by Joseph Turner (Artist) , E.R. Morris (Lithographer) J. Finnie (Printer). Lithograph, edition 1 of 240, circa 1876.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Melbourne Observatory
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 295 mm (Height), 248 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: astronomy, telescopes, great melbourne telescope, nebula
Themes this item is part of: Science & Measurement Collection, Great Melbourne Telescope, Melbourne Observatory, 1863-1944
Primary Classification: ASTRONOMY
Secondary Classification: Research
Tertiary Classification: observational drawings
Original Caption: PLATE 7
Inscriptions: White text within the printed composition, top right hand corner: "PLATE 7".
Printed numbering and compass points throughout composition: "67 / 68 / n / 69 / 70 / 71 / 72 / 73 / 74 / f / 75 / 76 / 77 / 78 / p / 79 / 80 / 81 / 82 / 83 / 84 / 85"
Printed text, bottom of page: "Lith. by E R Morris / Printed by J. Finnie".
Format: Lithograph: Black & White
Artist: Mr Joseph Turner - Melbourne Observatory, Victoria, Australia, circa 1876

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