Photographic glass plate negative, expedition, photographer unknown, Sydney Observatory, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1862-1930

Made in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1862-1930.

Photographic glass plate negative, expedition, photographer unknown, Sydney Observatory, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1862-1930

A rectangular black and white collodion glass plate negative in landscape format showing two canvas tents set up in a paddock near three round observation buildings. Two of the oberservation buildings have domed roofs while the other has a peaked roof. A wooden fence can be seen in the foreground and bushland in the background. Black ink has been used to block o...

Summary

Object No.

P3548-808

Physical Description

Photographic glass plate negative, expedition, photographer unknown, Sydney Observatory, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1862-1930

A rectangular black and white collodion glass plate negative in landscape format showing two canvas tents set up in a paddock near three round observation buildings. Two of the oberservation buildings have domed roofs while the other has a peaked roof. A wooden fence can be seen in the foreground and bushland in the background. Black ink has been used to block out the sky in the photograph.

Dimensions

Height

165 mm

Width

215 mm

Production

Made

1862-1930

Cite this Object

Harvard

Photographic glass plate negative, expedition, photographer unknown, Sydney Observatory, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1862-1930 2017, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 21 January 2018, <https://ma.as/383740>

Wikipedia

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