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Photograph (Albumen Print, Cabinet Format) of W. W. Bryant, by Morgan & Kidd, Greenwich, c.1891

Inventory Number: 38728
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Place Created: Greenwich Greater London England United Kingdom Europe
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Brief Description: Albumen print (?or sepia toned early gelatine print) mounted on card, cabinet format. Portrait of W. W. Bryant (an assistant at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich), head and shoulders, turned to left and looking nearly front, vignetted. The serial number is slightly higher than that of Airy on his 90th birthday (49808), hence the date is 1891/92.
Formerly contained in H. H. Turner's album of cabinet format portraits of Royal Observatory staff and other astronomers (13001), now empty. For a list of other photographs not in this album see narratives.
Primary Inscriptions: Printed photographer's details on front of mount only.
Provenance: Transferred from the University Observatory (Department of Astrophysics), Oxford. From University Observatory box 3; formerly in album. Originally belonging to H. H. Turner.
Collection Group: University Observatory Collection
Material(s): Paper
Card
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
165 109 mm

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