Magic Lantern Slide: Maid with broom listening at doorway

Description
Long rectangular slides were made as children’s toys and used with a small magic lantern. The slides were sold in sets, with each slide containing four images to represent different parts of a story. This slide has deteriorated over time but the scenes show a maid listening at a door.
Accession Loan No.
31/2016/15
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Common Name
Magic Lantern Slide: Maid with broom listening at doorway
Simple Name
slide
Full Name
Lantern Slide: Maid with broom listening at doorway
Dimensions
whole width 150 mm; whole H 40 mm; whole TH 2 mm
Production Person Surname
Gebrüder Bing
Period Classification
Edwardian (1901-1914)
Production Town
Nuremberg
Production Country
Germany
Production Area Region
North
Production Continent
Europe
Family Group

Material
glass; paper; pigment

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