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Box - Kodak Lantern Plates, Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, circa 1930s Reg. No: HT 28170
- Cardboard box made by Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, Melbourne, Australia. The box originally contained 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. It is numbered '2'.
- Cardboard box with a separate lid and base.
|Dimensions:||33 mm (Height), 92 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||photographic slides, photographic supplies|
|Themes this item is part of:||Baker & Rouse, Images & Image Making Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Image Storage|
|Inscriptions:||Printed in black ink on white paper adhered to front of box lid: 'KODAK / LANTERN PLATES / The exposure required for a negative of ordinary density will / be about 5 seconds 4 ft. from a 40 watt electric light blub. / (extensive text)'
Handwritten in grey pencil on the front of box lid: '2'
Printed in black ink on white paper adhered to the side of box lid: 'BACKED / When replacing exposure BACKED PLATES / in the box, be (extensive text)'
Printed in black ink on the bottom of box base: '3616 XF / BACKED R'
|Date Used:||circa 1930s|
|Manufacturer:||Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, Melbourne, Central, Victoria, Australia|