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Donati's Comet

Slide 36 of Astronomy lecture (lecture: York & Son, 50 slides, in/before 1888)

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Manchester Museum Collection – reproduced by permission.
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Donati's Comet – alternative version ‘b’
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drawing / painting / print
height 3.25 inches (8.3 cm), width 3.25 inches (8.3 cm)
(all dimensions are nominal; individual examples of this slide may have varied slightly from these values).
glass / paper
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photography, on glass substrate
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Related slides

same image as slide 224 of Astronomy (lecture: York & Son, 300 slides, in/before 1888)

same image as slide 100 of [Astronomy Sonnenborgh - box 03] (lecture: manufacturer unknown, 50 slides, c.1910)


Example in The Hive, Worcester, item 832 BA16072/1531

Example in A.H. Whinfield Collection

Example in Manchester Museum Collection  (1973-  )

Lucerna ID  5109160

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