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[Stag raising and lowering head]

Unnumbered slide from [Masterman Collection: miscellaneous wood-framed slides] (miscellaneous: manufacturer unknown, 24 slides, n.d.)

Rear view of slide

Dodie Masterman Collection – reproduced by permission.
Digital image copyright © 2019 Lucerna Magic Lantern Web Resource CIC.

Type of image
drawing / painting / print
height 3.125 inches (7.9 cm), width 5.5 inches (14 cm), thickness 0.375 inches (1 cm)
(all dimensions are nominal; individual examples of this slide may have varied slightly from these values).
wood / glass / metal
Production process
hand-painted, on glass substrate

The illustrated example has lost the lever from its rotatable second glass, on which the neck and head of the stag are painted.

Lucerna ID  5143445

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 30 May 2020

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