Peepshow Box With Fourteen Paper Transparencies
- c. 1800
Peepshow box with fourteen paper transparencies, c 1800. Wooden box 340 x 440 x 420mm. Front covered with canvas, pattern of dome-headed brass studs. 70mm diameter convex lens in brass mount. Internal groove to hold paper transparencies, top lid for access. Hinged rear door, with metal lining for reflector.
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- brass (copper, zinc alloy), canvas, glass, leather, paper (fibre product), wood (unidentified)
- optical toy
- The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
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