Astra the Robot

Made:
1932-07-13 in United Kingdom
maker:
Harold Tomlin

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Astra the robot A photograph of Astra the robot, taken by Tomlin for the Daily Herald newspaper on 13 July 1932
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A photograph of Astra the Robot, taken in July 1932 by Harold Tomlin for the Daily Herald.

This impressive mechanical man won its inventor a cash prize of £6000.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/A07898
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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