Magic Lantern Slide: Mullein (Verbascum Thapsus)

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. Alfred has hand-painted this black and white photograph to demonstrate the colours of the leaves and flowers.
Accession Loan No.
45/1960/95/339
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Common Name
Magic Lantern Slide: Mullein (Verbascum Thapsus)
Simple Name
slide
Full Name
Lantern Slide: Mullein (Verbascum Thapsus)
Dimensions
whole width 83 mm; whole H 83 mm; whole TH 2.5 mm
Production Person Surname
Rowden
Production Person Initials
A.O.
Period Classification
Inter War (1918-1939)
Production Date
14/10/1934
Production Country
United Kingdom
Production Area Region
North
Production Continent
Europe
Family Group

Material
glass; paper; photographic emulsion
Inscription / Transcription
handwritten 'Mullein (Verbascum Thapsus) Oc.14.34 / A.O. Rowden / Ilf. S. Lant. / Z.642 M.Q.1' on masking strips

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