Magic Lantern Slide: Herd of cattle grazing at river bank

Description
This slide by Alfred Owen Rowden shows a herd of cows gazing at a river bank. The previous slide in the set shows the tomb of Ezra, which suggests this is the Tigris river. Rowden was in Mesopotamia during the First World War and was not sent home until 1919 or 1920.
Accession Loan No.
45/1960/95/829
Simple Name
slide
Full Name
Lantern Slide: Herd of cattle grazing at river bank
Common Name
Magic Lantern Slide: Herd of cattle grazing at river bank
Production Person Surname
Rowden
Production Person Initials
A.O.
Production Country
United Kingdom
Material
glass; paper; photographic emulsion
Period Classification
World War I (1914-1918); Inter War (1918-1939)
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Production Area Region
North
Production Continent
Europe
Production Date
1920
Inscription / Transcription
handwritten 'M 62' on top edge; handwritten '62' on masking strip
Family Group

Dimensions
whole width 83 mm; whole H 83 mm; whole TH 2.5 mm
Created At
2017-03-06 11:49:39
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:44:50

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