Matagraph 35mm cine and magic lantern slide projector, 1898

Made:
1898 in London
maker:
Levi, Jones & Co

Matagraph 35mm cine and magic lantern slide projector, 1898. Levi, Jones & Co Ltd, London. The mahogany body stamped '11'; hand crank, brass-bound lens, lacquered-brass beater movement, rear metal safety shutter, top-mounting film-holder, lantern slide holder and metal lamphouse with chimney. (In maker's original box with lacquered brass fixing screws - 1997-5006/2).

Details

Category:
Cinematography
Object Number:
1997-5006
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, iron, metal (unknown) and wood (unidentified)
type:
magic lantern
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image viewing equipment
  • image projecting equipment (unit)
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image viewing equipment
  • image projecting equipment (unit)
credit:
The National Media Museum, Bradford