Lantern Slide - Bird & Nest, 1920-1940 Image Reg. No: MM 035337

Coloured lantern slide depicting a bird and nest (probably a Yellow-tufted Honeysucker) in a bush land setting.

Image by J. R. Kinghorn, (1891-1983), zoologist, museum curator and broadcaster. Kinghorn was employed at the Australian Museum in Sydney between 1907-1956.
Standard format coloured glass lantern slide bound with black binding tape with white label on top edge and dark grey oval paper frame with two white paper labels positioned above and below image.
Description Of Content:
Photograph of a bright yellow bird next to it's nest in a tree.
Discipline: Technology

More information

Tagged with: lantern slides, birds
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, James Roy Kinghorn, Zoologist & Museum Curator (1891-1983)
Primary Classification: NATURAL SCIENCES
Secondary Classification: Ornithology
Tertiary Classification: field observations - birds
Inscriptions: Hand written in black ink on white paper label positioned above image: P. auricomis
Hand written in black ink on white paper label positioned below image: JR. Kinghorn
Format: Lantern Slide: Colour
Date Made: Australia, 1920-1940
Photographer: J Kinghorn, Australia, 1920-1940

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