optical 'paradox' toy for seeing through opaque ob

Made:
1790-1800 in London
maker:
George Adams
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optical 'paradox' toy for seeing through opaque objects (mahogany mount, 8 1/2-inch length overall), George Adams design, c. 1795.

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1919-280
Materials:
cardboard, glass and mahogany (wood)
credit:
Court, Thomas Henry