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Treasures of pre-cinema history 

The magic lantern

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Magic lantern, Fürth

Date:
c. 1795 - 1806
Maker:
Unknown
Place of Origin:
Fürth in Bavaria
Materials/Techniques:
Metall / Glass

Georg Thomas Grosser, Nürnberg

"Verbesserte Laterna magica"

Date:
1827 - 1846
Maker:
Georg Thomas Grosser
Place of Origin:
Nürnberg
Materials/Techniques:
Sheet metal / Glass
Dimensions:
Length: 160 mm, Width: 40 mm, Height 90 mm

Bull's eye lantern, Fürth

Date:
c. 1820
Maker:
Unknown
Place of Origin:
Fürth in Bavaria
Materials/Techniques:
Metall / Glass