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Lantern Slide - Miniature Panorama Type, Ernst Plank, Children Playing Outside, 1866-1920 Image Reg. No: MM 107560

Alternative Name(s): Children's Slide; Panorama Magic Lantern Slide

This lantern slide is part of the Francis Collection of pre-cinematic apparatus and ephemera, acquired by the Australian and Victorian Governments in 1975. David Francis was the curator of the National Film and Sound Archive of the British Film Institute as well as being a co-founder of the Museum of the Moving Image in London, which was operational between 1988 and 1999.
Panorama format rectangular glass slide with full colour image printed on glass, orange paper strips surrounds the edges.
Description Of Content:
Children playing in a garden. A kite, windmill and dog are also pictured.
Acquisition Information:
Loan & Subsequent Donation from Australian Film Institute (AFI)
Source: Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 60 mm (Height), 200 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: recreation, children s play, toys, gardens, dogs, recreation activities, windmills, kite flying, insect, lantern slides
Themes this item is part of: Francis Collection, Images & Image Making Collection
Primary Classification: GAMES & TOYS
Secondary Classification: Amusements
Tertiary Classification: projectors
Inscriptions: Printed in black ink inside circle on glass slide: 'E. P.'
Format: Lantern Slide: Hand coloured
Manufacturer: Ernst Plank, Nuremburg, Germany, 1866-1920

Ernst Plank
Collector: Mr David Francis, London, Middlesex, England, Great Britain, 1990

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