Kilburn's stereoscope

Made:
c. 1854 in Paris
Kilburn's stereoscope
      A book-form folding stereoscope for stereo daguerreotypes. The spine is marked 'Kilburn's Stereoscope'.

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Kilburn's stereoscope A book-form folding stereoscope for stereo daguerreotypes. The spine is marked 'Kilburn's Stereoscope'.
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
Science Museum Group Collection

Design reigstered in France 12th January 1853. Book form folding stereoscope for stereo daguerreotypes 11.5 x 7.5cm. With two prismatic lenses, supporting catches are broken. Brass bound. Covered with dark green leather. Spine marked Kilburn stereoscope. c.1853.

Kilburn’s Stereoscope, made c. 1854.

A book-form folding stereoscope for stereo daguerreotypes. The spine is marked 'Kilburn's Stereoscope'. Also marked ‘Regd 12th Jany 1853 Brevete a Paris’.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Collection:
Kodak Collection
Object Number:
1990-5036/4137
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass and leatherette
type:
stereoscope
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image viewing equipment
  • photographic viewing equipment
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford