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Astrographic plate, ‘Lunar eclipse at Sydney’, glass/emulsion, 1891.

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

Astrographic plate, ‘Lunar eclipse at Sydney’, glass/emulsion, 1891.
Title printed on envelope with following information, ‘1st Photo - Taken at 1hr 53m 14s First contact with the Penumbra at 1hr 41.7’. ‘First photo of eclipse May 24, 1891’ scratched into plate.

Summary

P3548-255
Astrographic plate, 'Lunar eclipse at Sydney', glass/emulsion, 1891.
Title printed on envelope with following information, '1st Photo - Taken at 1hr 53m 14s First contact with the Penumbra at 1hr 41.7'. 'First photo of eclipse May 24, 1891' scratched into plate.

Dimensions

163 mm
214 mm

Production

1891

Cite this Object

Astrographic plate, 'Lunar eclipse at Sydney', glass/emulsion, 1891. 2017, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 20 November 2017, <https://ma.as/328722>
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