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Lantern Slide - Lever Type, Two Figures One Seated, circa 1850 Reg. No: MM 031810
- Single lever lantern slide that depicts a scene of two figures in a room. Probably manufactured in the mid 19th century.
- Circular glass slide is held in a brass collar by pins that are set in a wooden mount. Hand painted image over a printed black outline.
- Description Of Content:
- Domestic interior, two men, one in nightshirt and nightcap is seated, his arms move across his stomach.
- Acquisition Information:
- Loan & Subsequent Donation from Australian Film Institute (AFI)
|Dimensions:||100 mm (Height), 176 mm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||humour, lantern slides|
|Themes this item is part of:||Images & Image Making Collection, Francis Collection|
|On Display at:||Melbourne Museum|
|Primary Classification:||RECREATION & TOURISM|
|Secondary Classification:||Performing Arts - Magic Lantern Shows|
|Format:||Lantern Slide - Lever Type: Hand Coloured; Wooden Framed - Single Image|
|Date Made:||circa 1850|