Magic Lantern Slide: Ancestry of the elephant

Description
Alfred Rowden was a keen amateur photographer and natural historian in Exeter. He often gave talks at local field clubs, illustrated with magic lantern slides that he created or purchased from commercial manufacturers. This image is a photograph of a book illustration.
Accession Loan No.
45/1960/95/124
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Common Name
Magic Lantern Slide: Ancestry of the elephant
Simple Name
slide
Full Name
Lantern Slide: Ancestry of the elephant
Dimensions
whole width 83 mm; whole H 83 mm; whole TH 2.5 mm
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901); Edwardian (1901-1914)
Production Area Region
North
Production Continent
Europe
Family Group

Material
glass; paper; photographic emulsion

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