Lantern Slide - Coral Display, Pacific Islands, circa 1930s Image Reg. No: MM 113746

Lantern slide depicting a display of coral on mats, with baskets and spears adjacent.

Part of a collection of 55 photographic lantern slides, glass negatives and acetate negatives of travel images taken in the Pacific Islands, probably in the late 1930s. The slide is numbered '21'.
Photographic image in between two glass plates, paper frame inserted in between glass plates, strips of paper stuck around edges.
Description Of Content:
A collection of coral laid out on leaves. Woven baskets are pictured behind the collection.
Source: Museum Victoria
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 82 mm (Height), 82 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: baskets, displays, spears, coral, leaves, lantern slides, pacific islands
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection
Primary Classification: ENVIRONMENTS
Secondary Classification: Coastal
Tertiary Classification: beachscapes
Inscriptions: Handwritten in grey pencil on white paper adhered to glass plate: '21'
Format: Lantern Slide: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Pacific Islands, circa 1930s

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