Benetfink Magic Lantern

Made:
1900 in Cheapside
maker:
Benetfink

Benetfink Magic Lantern. Single lantern made from mahogany and brass. Capping lens with tinter slots and two sets of tinters. Incandescent gas fitting with semi-cylindrical silvered reflector. With iron chimney and roof. With two slide carrier, eclipse and rollerblind sliding carrier.

Details

Category:
Cinematography
Object Number:
1990-5036/140/1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy) and mahogany (wood)
type:
magic lantern
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • recreational artefact
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford