Lantern Slide


Triple lantern slide in a long rectangular wooden frame. The images represent the Ptolemaic universe (with Earth in the center); the Copernican universe (with the Sun in the center); and the Tychonic universe (a cross between the two).

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Colgate University

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: PH.328126.07Catalog Number: 328126.07Accession Number: 271987

Object Name: lantern slide

Measurements: overall: 3 1/2 in x 14 1/2 in x 1/2 in; 8.89 cm x 36.83 cm x 1.27 cm


Record Id: nmah_1837968

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