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Dentistry and Skipping Magic Lantern Slides

Auction:
2345
Lot:
265
Sold for:
$323$275

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

Description:

Dentistry and Skipping Magic Lantern Slides, a wood-mounted hand-painted double slipping slide, with ink stamp A.T. Thompson & Co., Mnfrs., 15 Tremont St., Boston, showing dentist extracting a tooth, (lacking one moving segment); and a wood-mounted hand-painted lever slide of an English sailor skipping to rope turned by soldier and a policeman, (action sticking).
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

A.T. Thompson & Co., dentist , policeman , sailor , Magic lantern, Slide guitar, Tooth