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Lithograph - Plate 2, Observations of the Southern Nebulae made with the Great Melbourne Telescope 1869-1885, Joseph Turner, circa 1875 Image Reg. No: MM 96812

Summary:
Plate 2, No. 8 - 19 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 1875. Includes image nos. 8-19.
Description:
Black and white lithographic print on paper. The composition is divided by a white grid to depict twelve separate images of nebulae numbered 8 - 19, with compass points and printed text.
Description Of Content:
Plate 2, No. 8 - 19 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 1875.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Melbourne Observatory
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 356 mm (Height), 242 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 2
Inscriptions: White text within the printed composition, top right hand corner: "PLATE 2".
Printed numbering and compass points throughout composition: "8a / 9 / n / 10 / 11 / f / 12 / 13 / 14 / 15 / p / 16 / 17 / s / 18 / 19".
Printed text, bottom of page: "Lithd. by E R. Morris / Printed by J. Finnie".
Format: Lithograph: Black & White
Artist: Mr Joseph Turner - Melbourne Observatory, Victoria, Australia, circa 1875

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