03-24-2007 03-24-2007
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2355 Boston
March 24, 2007 10:00 AMCalender
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Eleven Wood-Mounted Astronomical Magic Lantern Slides

$558$475
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2355 Location: Boston Date / Time: March 24, 2007 10:00AM

Description:

Eleven Wood-Mounted Astronomical Magic Lantern Slides, probably Carpenter & Westley, ten with four hand-painted roundels showing the planets, constellations as mythical figures, sigils in the zodiacal calendar, and solar events, the eleventh a slipping slides, in apparently original box.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

Carpenter