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Star photograph Eta Argus 1890

Made in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1891.

Photographic negative, the stars showing the area around Eta Argus, glass / gelatin, used at Sydney Observatory, photograph by James Short and H. C. Russell, Sydney, May 1891

Title written on paper envelope with comment ‘May, 1891, No number, Dallmayer’. Wrapped together with (-172:174) and marked ‘7 Argus plates to be borrowed by D. Malin’.

Summary

Object No.

P3548-173

Physical Description

Photographic negative, the stars showing the area around Eta Argus, glass / gelatin, used at Sydney Observatory, photograph by James Short and H. C. Russell, Sydney, May 1891

Title written on paper envelope with comment 'May, 1891, No number, Dallmayer'. Wrapped together with (-172:174) and marked '7 Argus plates to be borrowed by D. Malin'.

Dimensions

Height

163 mm

Width

214 mm

Production

Made

1891

Cite this Object

Harvard

Star photograph Eta Argus 1890 2017, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 23 January 2018, <https://ma.as/328631>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/328631 |title=Star photograph Eta Argus 1890 |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=23 January 2018 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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