Lantern Slide - Miniature Panorama Format, Character Encounters Animal, 1820-1860 Image Reg. No: MM 107739

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 colour slide with a single rectangular glass sheet, hand painted image on a black opaque background, with red paper around the edges.
Description Of Content:
Panorama children's slide showing character dressed in pink and blue meeting a white animal.
Acquisition Information:
Loan & Subsequent Donation from Australian Film Institute (AFI)
Source: Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 30 mm (Height), 116 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: children s play, optical toys, lantern slides
Themes this item is part of: Francis Collection, Images & Image Making Collection
Primary Classification: GAMES & TOYS
Secondary Classification: Amusements
Tertiary Classification: projectors
Format: Lantern Slide: Hand Coloured; Miniature Panorama - Continuous
Date Made: 1820-1860

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