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Slide set: The muff and the moth (comic: Bamforth & Co., 2 slides, 1890)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
And begged him with an 'If you please,' to catch the insect there
Slide 2**
The crown out of his Sunday hat -- his foot her sunshade through
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1890-1914 (item ref. 325)

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

Robert Craven, ‘The muff and the moth’ in Short lantern readings 8 (1890)

Related slide set

contained in Comic triplets (comic: Riley Brothers, 17-29 slides, in/before 1890)

Riley set 325 combines this and 9 other short comic sets.

2 slides known to exist in private collection

2 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3002093

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 10 March 2018

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