Magic Lantern Slide: Landing of the Romans

Description
This slide is from a set called ‘English church history: Lecture 1 - the early Christianity of Britain, AD 33-597’. It gives a very romanticised view of the Romans.
Accession Loan No.
323/1977/69
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Common Name
Magic Lantern Slide: Landing of the Romans
Simple Name
slide
Full Name
Lantern Slide: Landing of the Romans
Dimensions
whole width 83 mm; whole H 83 mm; whole TH 2.5 mm
Production Person Surname
Newton & Co.
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901)
Production Date
1889
Production Town
London
Production Country
United Kingdom
Production Area Region
North
Production Continent
Europe
Family Group

Material
glass; paper; photographic emulsion
Inscription / Transcription
printed Newton & Co. label at top corner; handwritten 'Landing of the Romans' on mount

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