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Camera - Sanderson, Junior, Quarter Plate, circa 1900 Reg. No: ST 040004
- Sanderson Junior Model Quarter Plate camera with one plate. Used by George Rayner in Antarctica 1927-1939.
- A black rectangular box with handle, small brass winding mechanism on the base at back and a glass plate in place. Front glass piece is removable.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs E. Rayner, 1984
|Dimensions:||168 mm (Height), 150 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||cameras, antarctic exploration|
|Themes this item is part of:||Antarctica Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Science & Measurement Collection|
|On Display at:||Melbourne Museum|
|Secondary Classification:||Image Making Equipment|
|Inscriptions:||On inside of glass piece and repeated on camera body behind glass: 79718/ANX|
|User:||Mr George Rayner, 1927-1939
Rayner was a biologist with the SS Discovery on investigations in the waters of the Falkland Islands Dependencies. Research included hydrographic surveying and whale marking.
|Manufacturer:||Sanderson, circa 1900|