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Prepared Paper from the Photographic Experiments of Sir John Herschel, 1842

Inventory Number: 32665
Object Type:
Persons: Sir John Frederick William Herschel
Date Created:
Accession Number: 1928-71
Brief Description: Pale yellowish. Slightly embrittled.
Primary Inscriptions: 'lead Sulc Acid Elim[...?]d' [in Herschel's hand].
Provenance: Presented by Miss Herschel and Lady Lubbock in 1928. They were the two surviving and youngest children of Sir John Herschel (Francisca and Constance).
Collection Group: Herschel's Photographic Experiments
Material(s): Paper
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
86 107 mm


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