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Lantern Slide - Panorama Type, Animals in Costume, 1866-1920 Image Reg. No: MM 107730

Summary:
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.
Description:
Panorama format colour slide with single rectangular glass sheet with images printed on a black opaque background, with pink strips of paper around the edges.
Description Of Content:
Panorama slide showing several animals dressed in costume, including a cat, rabbit and bird.
Acquisition Information:
Loan & Subsequent Donation from Australian Film Institute (AFI)
Acknowledgement:
Source: Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 77 mm (Height), 236 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: children s play, toys, dogs, lantern slides, rabbits, recreation activities, musical instruments, birds, cats, foxes
Themes this item is part of: Francis Collection, Images & Image Making Collection
Primary Classification: RECREATION & TOURISM
Secondary Classification: Performing Arts - Magic Lantern Shows
Tertiary Classification: novelty portraits
Format: Lantern Slide: Hand coloured
Date Made: 1866-1920

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