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Prepared Paper (Kept as Ageing Test) from the Photographic Experiments of Sir John Herschel, 1839

Inventory Number: 19449
Object Type:
Persons: Sir John Frederick William Herschel (Photographer)
Date Created: 1839
Accession Number: 1928-71
Brief Description: Dark brown with streaky greenish effects, and mostly greenish on the back.

For fuller descriptive and historical commentary see narratives.
Primary Inscriptions: '589'.
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


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