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Wood-Framed Lantern Slide: Map of England with Slider Marked 'Equinox', for Astronomy Lectures, c.1900

Inventory Number: 13321
Object Type:
Brief Description: Mahogany slide frame with map of England and Wales painted onto the glass - card slider marked "Equinox". Home made. Black tape is used to frame and border the map. Two white paper dots possibly indicate the front/top of the slide.
Provenance: From the Oxford University Observatory.
Collection Group: University Observatory Collection
Material(s): Wood
Glass
Paint
Card
Paper Tape
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
120 222 9 mm

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