Replica of Fox Talbot's Camera Obscura, c1800

Made:
1795-1805 (original) in London
maker:
Science Museum

Portable reflex replica of Fox Talbot's Camera Obscura, original c 1800.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1983-5003
Materials:
glass, mirror-glass (silvered) and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
overall (closed): 74 mm x 95 mm x 200 mm,
type:
replica
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical drawing aid
  • derivative object
  • copy - derivative object
  • reproduction
credit:
National Media Museum, Bradford