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Lantern Slide - Lever Type, Two Figures One Seated, circa 1850 Image 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)
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 100 mm (Height), 176 mm (Length)

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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
Tertiary Classification: humour
Format: Lantern Slide - Lever Type: Hand Coloured; Wooden Framed - Single Image
Date Made: circa 1850

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