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P3549-52 Photograph, Sydney Transit Circle in Troughton and Simms workshop, albumen print / cardboard, photographer unknown, London, England, 1874, Sydney Observatory, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1874-1979. Click to enlarge.

Photograph, Sydney Transit Circle in Troughton and Simms workshop, albumen print / cardboard, photographer unknown, London, England, 1874, Sydney Observatory, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1874-1979

Photographed in London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom, Europe, 1874.
Photograph, Sydney Transit Circle in Troughton and Simms workshop, albumen print / cardboard, photographer unknown, London, England, 1874, Sydney Observatory, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1874-1979.

A black and white photograph of the Sydney Transit Circle in the Troughton and Simms workshop.

Summary

Object No.

P3549-52

Object Statement

Photograph, Sydney Transit Circle in Troughton and Simms workshop, albumen print / cardboard, photographer unknown, London, England, 1874, Sydney Observatory, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1874-1979

Physical Description

Photograph, Sydney Transit Circle in Troughton and Simms workshop, albumen print / cardboard, photographer unknown, London, England, 1874, Sydney Observatory, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1874-1979.

A black and white photograph of the Sydney Transit Circle in the Troughton and Simms workshop.

Marks

Handwritten text in ink the back of the image 'B'. In pencil on the back of the image '1/7',

Dimensions

Height

194 mm

Width

150 mm

Production

Notes

The photograph was taken in 1874 in the workshop of Troughton and Simms in London, England.

Cite this Object

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Photograph, Sydney Transit Circle in Troughton and Simms workshop, albumen print / cardboard, photographer unknown, London, England, 1874, Sydney Observatory, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1874-1979 2020, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 11 August 2020, <https://ma.as/381243>

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