Copy of glass disc and shutter used in Zoopraxiscope

Made:
1938 in London
maker:
Science Museum

Copy of glass disc and shutter used by Muybridge in his Zoopraxiscope. Copy was produced by Science Museum Workshop in 1938.

Details

Category:
Cinematography
Object Number:
1938-142
Materials:
cardboard, glass, metal (unknown), paint, paper (fibre product), zinc (metal)
Measurements:
overall (disc, laid flat): 5 mm 415 mm, 0.94 kg
overall (shutter): 0.72 kg
type:
reproduction
taxonomy:
  • derivative object
  • copy - derivative object
credit:
The National Media Museum, Bradford

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