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Lantern Slides Box - Wooden, Francis Collection, Children's Slides Nos.1-50, 1860-1920 Reg. No: HT 25325
- Alternative Name(s); Box for Children's Slides; Box for Magic Lantern Slides
Wooden box originally used to house glass lantern slides for children. This use is identified by a paper label on the lid.
- Wooden box with hinged lid and metal fastening hooks at the front. Loss of surface in two strips around box indicates it was taped closed for many years.
- Acquisition Information:
- Loan & Subsequent Donation from Australian Film Institute (AFI)
|Dimensions:||104 mm (Height), 376 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||lantern slides, pre-cinema moving images|
|Themes this item is part of:||Francis Collection, Images & Image Making Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Image Storage|
|Inscriptions:||Hand written in black ink on adhesive label attached to box lid: 'Children's'
Printed in black ink on inside edge of box: Numbers 26 to 50
Printed in black ink on inside of box lid: Numbers 1 to 50