phenakistoscope

Made:
London
publisher:
Ackermann and Company
Phenakistoscope disc:Oriental juggler made by Ackermann and Co

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Phenakistoscope disc:Oriental juggler made by Ackermann and Co
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
Science Museum Group Collection

Penakistiscope disc of oriental juggler, published by Ackermann and Co., 96 Strand. Mounted on viewing device with wooden handle, metal bush and pillar with viewing mirror. Possibly made by Arthur Kingston. '12' hand written on back of disc in black ink.

Details

Category:
Cinematography
Object Number:
1990-5036/3369
Materials:
glass, metal and wood
type:
phenakistoscope
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • toy - recreational artefact
  • optical toy
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford