Inventory no. 62524 - Inscriptions
The wooden lid has two printed trade labels pasted into slight recesses.
"[Royal Arms] By the / KING'S PATENT, / THE / ROYAL-DELINEATOR; / To be had of no one but W. Storer, / NB: The Royal Delineator is an Optical Instrument, / that obviates the Defects of the Camera Obscura, as it does not require / the Sun, is equally useful by Candle Light, being as distinct & / accurate at the Edges as the Centre, and much brighter than the Object."
"Mr Storer has brought His / ROYAL accurate DELINEATOR / to perform properly on Portraits, Landscape, / Buildings, Paintings, &c: &c: (Field of View) / any Size, submit to the Royal Family, / Nobility, Artists, & Admirers of the Arts, / for their further Approbation. NB attendance from 11 to 4 / [following in MS:] No. 14 Lisle Street Leicesters Fields for the delivering of / Tickets, where a Bill of particulars may be had"
- William Storer - surviving instruments as of Feb 2008
- Inv. 62524 - Patent
- Inv. 62524 - parts and operation
- Reflex Camera Obscura with Improved Lenses
- Inventory no. 62524 - Former Display Label