Carton for twelve GBN toy magic lantern slides

Made:
1905 in Germany
maker:
Gerbruder Bing

Carton for twelve magic lantern slides for GBN toy magic lantern, c. 1905. Made in Germany. Printed coloured label on lid, in German, English and French.

GBN toy magic lantern, made by Gerbruder Bing in Germany, 1905.

This small enamelled tinplate magic lantern is intended for use in the home. It has a single condenser and a single objective lens. Illumination is provided by an oil lamp with a glass chimney. It has three boxes of GBN glass slides, some with panoramas and others with four or six circular pictures per slide.

Details

Category:
Cinematography
Object Number:
1990-5036/1812/8
type:
carton
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford