Photographic negative, interior observation dome, cellulose nitrate, photographer unknown, Sydney Observatory, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1862-1930

Made 1862-1930

Photographic negative, interior observation dome, cellulose nitrate, photographer unknown, Sydney Observatory, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1862-1930

A rectangular black and white cellulose nitrate negative in portrait format showing the interior of an observation dome. A large telescope, can be seen in the centre of the room and shelving can be seen on either side of the telescope. One of the shelves holds a tape chronograph, on another shelf a chronometer can be seen. On the shelf belo...

Summary

Object No.

P3548-823

Physical Description

Photographic negative, interior observation dome, cellulose nitrate, photographer unknown, Sydney Observatory, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1862-1930

A rectangular black and white cellulose nitrate negative in portrait format showing the interior of an observation dome. A large telescope, can be seen in the centre of the room and shelving can be seen on either side of the telescope. One of the shelves holds a tape chronograph, on another shelf a chronometer can be seen. On the shelf below the chronometer are large glass bottles. The top right corner has become detached from the negative.

Dimensions

Height

195 mm

Width

121 mm

Production

Made

1862-1930

Cite this Object

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Photographic negative, interior observation dome, cellulose nitrate, photographer unknown, Sydney Observatory, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1862-1930 2018, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 20 July 2018, <https://ma.as/383875>

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{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/383875 |title=Photographic negative, interior observation dome, cellulose nitrate, photographer unknown, Sydney Observatory, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1862-1930 |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=20 July 2018 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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