Toy Magic Lantern

Made:
c. 1905 in Nuremberg
maker:
Gerbruder Bing
GBN Toy Magic Lantern

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GBN Toy Magic Lantern
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
Science Museum Group Collection

GBN toy magic lantern and 12 litho transfer slides. Dark green and black toy magic lantern, pressed metal. With GBN trademark. This miniature enamelled tinplate magic lantern is intended for use in the home. It has a single condenser and a single objective lens. Illumination has been provided in the past by a candle.

Details

Category:
Cinematography
Object Number:
1990-5036/4785
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass and metal (unknown)
type:
toy
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford