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Seven Wood-mounted Mechanical Magic Lantern Slides

Auction:
2345
Lot:
264
Sold for:
$294$250

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 29, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Seven Wood-mounted Mechanical Magic Lantern Slides, two hand-painted double-pivoting slides depicting a sword fight and a sailor fighting two pirates; two joke slides; a hand-painted slipping slide of woman with extendable nose; a hand-painted slipping slide of clown with moving eyes; and a transfer slide entitled "Turtle Soup", (defects).
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

sailor , Display technology, Magic lantern, Slide, Slide guitar