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

Summary:
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'.
Description:
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.
Acknowledgement:
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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