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Stereoscope - Wood & Metal, circa 1900 Reg. No: ST 038340
- This is a hand held stereoscope with a folding handle. It is from the Francis collection of Cinematographic Material.
A Stereoscope is an optical device that produces an apparently three-dimensional image by presenting two slightly different plane images, usually photographs, to each eye.
- The Stereoscope has a wooden handle, with a metal eyepiece.
- Acquisition Information:
- Loan & Subsequent Donation from Australian Film Institute (AFI)
|Dimensions:||100 mm (Height), 190 mm (Width), 330 mm (Length)|
|Dimension Comment:||Objects stands 200mm high with handle extended, 100mm without.|
|Tagged with:||photographic accessories|
|Themes this item is part of:||Images & Image Making Collection, Francis Collection|
|On Display at:||Melbourne Museum|
|Secondary Classification:||Image Viewing Equipment|
|Tertiary Classification:||stereo viewers|
|Date Made:||circa 1900|