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Stereoscopic Photograph (Daguerreotype) of Scientific Apparatus, by Antoine Claudet, 1850s

Inventory Number: 25312
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Persons: Antoine François Jean Claudet
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Brief Description: Stereoscopic daguerreotype, enclosed in black tape and black ?painted mat with curved tops; photographer's printed label on back, with interesting wording differing from 79058. An arrangement of scientific apparatus, mainly optical, mechanical, and chemical, including telescopes, globe, retort, chemical balance, bottles of chemicals, ?electrical machine, and a stereoscope, together with several instruments which were of Claudet's own invention.
Primary Inscriptions: Photographer's printed label on back: 'Under the Patronage of Her Majesty, | By Royal Letters Patent. | Mr. Antoine Claudet, | 107, Regent Street, | (Quadrant, Near Vigo Street.) | Daguerreotype Miniatures. | Plain, Coloured and Non Inverted Daguerreotype Portraits.'.
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Material(s): Copper
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
85 175 mm


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