Magic lantern slide: Man eating rat

Made:
1850-1910
maker:
Baker, Charles
"Man eating rat" magic lantern double slipping slide

"Man eating rat" magic lantern double slipping slide

A magic lantern slide showing a man eating a rat, made by Charles Baker between 1850 and 1910. The slide shows a man asleep in his bed, unaware that there is a rat on his pillow.

A magic lantern slide showing a man eating a rat, made by Charles Baker between 1850 and 1910.

The slide shows a man asleep in his bed, unaware that there is a rat on his pillow.

Details

Category:
Cinematography
Collection:
Kodak Collection
Object Number:
1990-5036/11457
Materials:
box (wood), glass and metal (unknown)
Measurements:
overall: 13 mm x 175 mm x 112 mm,
type:
lantern slide
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • photograph
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford