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[Two strips of decayed cinematograph film]

Slide 15 of [Royal Institution Collection: miscellaneous slides awaiting identification] (set type unknown: manufacturer unknown, at least 44 slides, n.d.)

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Type of image
physical object
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
Production process
mounted object, on glass substrate

The slide appears to consist of two strips of original nitrate film sealed between the two slide glasses; unfortunately the film has decayed to make it impossible to discern its original images.

The number 15 is on a handwritten label attached to the back of the slide.


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Lucerna ID  5116686

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 11 April 2017

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