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Photograph (Gelatine Print, Hand-Coloured) of R. J. Farrants and the Peters Machine, Late 19th Century

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Inventory Number: 66818
Object Type:
Persons: Robert James Farrants (Subject)
Date Created:
Brief Description: Gelatine print mounted on stiff card and hand coloured. A later (but not modern) slightly enlarged copy of the original albumen print (69566; see also 83179, the same copy not coloured). The image shows Farrants seated full length beside the Peters Machine for microscopical writing, an upholstered footstool to the left.
Provenance: Royal Microscopical Society archive.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Paper
Card
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
289 240 mm

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