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Laterna Magica (standard single lantern, W.C. Hughes, 1870s)

Type of hardware
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manufacturer: W.C. Hughes

Nation of origin
Date of first manufacture
1870s
Dimensions

unknown

Material(s)
metal / wood
Production
produced in quantity
Original retail price
unknown
Notes

Lantern lens marked “W.C. Hughes Prewster House Kingsland London”.

Object number 482 in Robert Vrielynck, Collection Robert Vrielynck, self edition [Brugge 1998]. Current collection no. RV1_139 in Collection RV kept by the Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerp (MuKHA).

Robert Vrielynck et.al. (red.), Achter het witte doek. 150 jaar camera's, projectoren & affiches, Brussels: Gemeentekrediet, 1994, p. 25, 72

Lucerna ID 2000149

Record created by and Richard Crangle. Last updated 25 March 2018

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