Halley's Comet

Made:
1910 in Helwan Observatory
maker:
Science Museum
photographer:
Harold Knox-Shaw

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Halley's Comet; H. Knox-Shaw, Helwan Observatory, Egypt, 1910, April 27d 14h 7m; 30-inch Reflector, Focal length, 135
Harold Knox-Shaw. Enquiries to Science Museum, London
Harold Knox-Shaw. Enquiries to Science Museum, London

Halley's Comet; H Knox-Shaw, Helwan Observatory, Egypt, 1910, April 27d 14h 7m; 30-inch Reflector, Focal length, 135 in. Exposure, 5 minutes.

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Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1929-705
type:
comets
credit:
Science Museum (Great Britain)

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