03-24-2007 03-24-2007
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2355 Boston
March 24, 2007 10:00 AMCalender

Thirteen Wood-mounted Magic Lantern Slides

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


Thirteen Wood-mounted Magic Lantern Slides, including a hand-painted Carpenter & Westley slide depicting a lunar landscape, (hairline crack); hand-tinted photographic slides "Panorama of Bethlehem" and "University of Pennsylvania"; hand-tinted transfer slide "The Muezzin - A Call to Prayer"; an early paper-taped hand-painted advertising slide titled "Going to Larues to Eat"; and others.
Estimate $100-150


Carpenter , University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, hand-painted advertising slide