Lantern slides (12)

Lantern slides (12)
Title
Lantern slides (12)
Date 
1880-1890
Medium 
Glass, paint, wood, paper
Dimensions 
box: 1 5/8 x 10 3/8 x 4 in. ( 4.1 x 26.4 x 10.2 cm )
Description 
Twelve rectangular glass lantern slides, each with four circular images, and several smaller slides with one continuous image; subjects include clowns, children at play, zoo and circus animals, acrobats, and street musicians; in original box with sliding lid.
Credit Line 
Gift of Talbot Hamlin
Object Number 
1936.782a-r
Marks 
printed: on label affixed to lid of box: "Magic Lantern Slides/ E.P. [part of oval insignia]/1 doz, 3 1/8 inch wide/Series IX"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group