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Slide set: Fiddler and crocodile: or, the power of music (recitation: Alfred Pumphrey, 6 slides, 1869)

Individual slides contained in this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
The fiddler's coat tail grabbed by a crocodile
Slide 2**
The crocodile lets go on hearing the fiddle
Slide 3**
The crocodile dances on the 'light fantastic toe'
Slide 4**
The crocodile dancing, shakes the Pyramids
Slide 5**
The Pyramids fall, and kill the crocodile
Slide 6**
The fiddler being jolly after his escape
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Slide title
Format
Image type
Production
Background
1
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
location: Egypt
image content: Human figure – man | Animal (land) – crocodile | Building or structure (exterior) – pyramid | Human figure – musician
2
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
location: Egypt
image content: Human figure – man | Animal (land) – crocodile | Building or structure (exterior) – pyramid | Human figure – musician
3
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
location: Egypt
image content: Human figure – man | Animal (land) – crocodile | Building or structure (exterior) – pyramid | Human figure – musician
4
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
location: Egypt
image content: Human figure – man | Animal (land) – crocodile | Building or structure (exterior) – pyramid | Human figure – musician
5
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
location: Egypt
image content: Human figure – man | Animal (land) – crocodile | Building or structure (exterior) – pyramid | Human figure – musician
6
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
location: Egypt
image content: Human figure – man | Building or structure (exterior) – temple (exterior) | Human figure – musician
Lucerna ID  3005307

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 25 February 2024

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