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'Pamphengos' double lantern (double lantern, W.C. Hughes, n.d.)

image of 'Pamphengos' double lantern (double lantern, W.C. Hughes,  n.d.)

Woodcut illustration from The indispensable handbook..., 1888.

Type of hardware
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manufacturer: W.C. Hughes

Nation of origin
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible: 1888)
Dimensions

unknown

Production
unknown
Original retail price
£12 12s in 1888
Related hardware
see also 'Pamphengos' single lantern (standard single lantern, W.C. Hughes, n.d.)
References
John Barnes, The Barnes Museum: catalogue excerpts in NMLJ 1.2 (February 1979), p. 5
Mike Smith, Pamphengos pair in NMLJ 1.3 (March 1980), pp. 7-9
Notes
Two identical single 'Pamphengos' lanterns sold as a pair to produce dissolving views, with a carrying case forming a stand and a mechanical 'fan' dissolver.
Lucerna ID 2000086

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 16 November 2011

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