Glass prism showing the illusion of a goblet on or

Made:
1845-1855 in England

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Glass prism showing the illusion of a goblet on ornate, carved, wooden stand, English, c. 1850.

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1985-2214/32
Materials:
glass, paper (fibre product) and wood (unidentified)
type:
prism
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • optical instrument component
credit:
National Maritime Museum