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Lantern Slide

Lantern Slide

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Mechanical lantern slide with paper label reading “MOVEABLE ASTRONOMICAL SLIDERS. / No.11 / This Diagram shows the various Eclipses of Jupiter’s / Moons / CARPENTER & WESTLEY, REGENT-STREET, LONDON.” “No 11” is incised on the edge ide of the wooden frame. The crank mechanism is missing.
Currently not on view
Object Name
lantern slide
Carpenter and Westley
place made
United Kingdom: England, London, City of London
overall: 1/2 in x 7 in x 3 3/4 in; 1.27 cm x 17.78 cm x 9.525 cm
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