Cabinet stereoscope

Made:
1890-1920
maker:
Unknown

Cabinet stereoscope viewer, manufactured by unknown maker about 1910. Body walnut veneered with brass handles. Stereographs carried in wooden frame on endless canvass belts. Rack focusing eyepieces, with interocular separation (hinge detaching). Double lid with mirrors, hinged rear panel with mirrors for transparencies. Small lockable door on side for access to stereographs.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/7903
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, wood (unidentified) and wood veneer
type:
stereoscope
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image viewing equipment
  • photographic viewing equipment
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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