Magic lantern

Magic lantern. Wooden body single lantern with iron top and chimney. Side door is hinged with ventilation flaps on bottom of either side. No light source present. Fitted with a double plano-convex condenser in brass mount. With spring loaded pressure plate in slide aperture. 6 inch objective lens fitted, with rack and pinion focusing and single drawtube.

Details

Category:
Cinematography
Object Number:
1990-5036/2384
Materials:
brass and iron
type:
magic lantern
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford