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Lantern Slide - 'Spotted Nightjar Egg', 1920-1940 Reg. No: MM 035558
- Coloured lantern slide depicting a spotted nightjar birds' egg amongst eucalyptus ground cover.
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 black rounded square frame with white paper labels above and below image and black and white binding tape on top edge.
- Description Of Content:
- Photograph of a solitary spotted nightjar egg surrounded by eucalyptus ground cover.
|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|
|Tertiary Classification:||field observations - eggs|
|Inscriptions:||Hand written in black ink on white paper label above image: Spotted Nightjar. egg.
Hand written in black ink on white paper label below image: JRKinghorn
|Format:||Lantern Slide: Colour|
|Date Made:||Australia, 1920-1940|
|Photographer:||J Kinghorn, Australia, 1920-1940|
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