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Lantern Slide - 'Nest of Rose-Breasted Robin', 1920-1940 Image Reg. No: MM 035319

Summary:
Standard format coloured glass lantern slide depicting a rose-breasted robin nest with two eggs situated on the branch of a tree.

Image by J. R. Kinghorn, (1891-1983), zoologist, museum curator and broadcaster. Kinghorn was employed at the Australian Museum in Sydney between 1907-1956.
Description:
Standard format coloured glass lantern slide bound with black paper binding tape with dark grey paper oval frame surrounding image and white ink text hand written on top and bottom of frame.
Description Of Content:
Photograph of the nest of a rose-breasted robin with two eggs inside, positioned on the branch of a pine tree.
Discipline: Technology

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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 - nests
Inscriptions: Hand written in white ink on dark grey paper on top of slide: J. R. Kinghorn / 323
Hand written in white ink on dark grey paper on bottom of slide: Nest of Rose-breasted Robin / P. rosea.
Format: Lantern Slide: Colour
Date Made: Australia, 1920-1940
Photographer: J Kinghorn, Australia, 1920-1940

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