Magic Lantern Slide: Diaschiza globata, side and dorsal views

Description
This slide is part of a set depicting Rotifera, a microscopic water-borne organisms. They had belonged to John Stephens FRMS, a keen amateur biologist. After he died his wife donated his collection of microscope slides, lantern slides, and three bound volumes containing his notes and drawings for use by the University College’s students. Today this collection forms an important historical record of marine biology in Devon.
Accession Loan No.
132/1915
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Common Name
Magic Lantern Slide: Diaschiza globata, side and dorsal views
Simple Name
slide
Full Name
Lantern Slide: Diaschiza globata, side and dorsal views
Dimensions
whole W 83 mm; whole H 83 mm; whole TH 2.5 mm
Production Person Surname
Flatters and Garnett Ltd
Period Classification
Edwardian (1901-1914)
Production Year High
1915
Production Town
Manchester
Production Country
United Kingdom
Production Area Region
North
Production Continent
Europe
Family Group

Material
glass; paper; photographic emulsion
Inscription / Transcription
printed 'FLATTERS & GARNETT LTD., MANCHESTER' on label on mount
Phylum
ROTIFERA

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