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lantern slide

lantern slide

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Description
Glass lantern slide depicting the phases of Venus as it orbits the Sun. The rectangular wooden frame is incised “CARPENTER / & WESTLEY / 24 REGENT ST. / LONDON” on front and “6” on one edge.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lantern slide
maker
Carpenter and Westley
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
Measurements
overall in box: 4 3/4 in x 15 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in; 12.065 cm x 39.37 cm x 19.05 cm
ID Number
1988.0385.01.07
accession number
1988.0385
catalog number
1988.0385.01.07
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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