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Lantern Slide - 'Delicate Owls', 1920-1940 Image Reg. No: MM 035986

Coloured lantern slide depicting two juvenile delicate owls in a natural woodland 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 on top and bottom edges with white paper label on top and dark grey rectangular frame surrounding image.
Description Of Content:
Photograph of two juvenile delicate owls perched on a tree stump.
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 82 mm (Height), 82 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: lantern slides, owls, 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 pink ink on white paper label on top of slide: 2 Delicate Owls JRKinghorn
Format: Lantern Slide: Colour
Date Made: Australia, 1920-1940
Photographer: J Kinghorn, Australia, 1920-1940

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