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Scientific demonstration lantern (magic or optical lantern)

Type of hardware
Nation of origin
unknown
Date of first manufacture
unknown
Examples of this hardware
'Combination Scientist' lantern (scientific demonstration lantern, W.C. Hughes, n.d.)
Duboscq lantern (scientific demonstration lantern)
Newton's Electric Scientific lantern (scientific demonstration lantern, Newton & Co., n.d.)
Vertical projection lantern (scientific demonstration lantern)
References
David Robinson, Stephen Herbert and Richard Crangle (editors), Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern (London: Magic Lantern Society, 2001), pp. 269-270
Lewis Wright, Apparatus for scientific demonstration in NMLJ 2.1 (January 1981), pp. 4-6
Catalogue for the Exhibition in NMLJ 1.1 (April 1978), p. 8
Glossary in NMLJ 1.1 (April 1978), p. 15
Illustration in
Catalogue for the Exhibition in NMLJ 1.1 (April 1978), 8
Lucerna ID 2000018

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 18 October 2011

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