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Scio (toy lantern, Gebrüder Bing, c.1910)

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manufacturer: Gebrüder Bing

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length 26 cm (10.2 inches); width 11 cm (4.3 inches); height 28 cm (11 inches)

(all dimensions are nominal; individual examples may have varied slightly from these values).

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Black German toy lantern with elbow chimney, marked 'D.R.G.M. /G.B.' The Bing Catalogue of 1912 states: 'Very fine Magic Lantern, elegant shape, polished Russian iron, with 12 glass slides in separate grooved box. All packed in a fine strong cardboard box.'

Object number 27 in Robert Vrielynck, Collection Robert Vrielynck, self edition [Brugge 1998]. Current collection no. RV1_162 in Collection RV kept by the Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerp (MuKHA).

Lucerna ID 2000160

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