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Eight magic lantern slides

Magic lantern single rackwork glass slides (8), showing various astronomical events and cycles. The models consist of various arrangements of painted glass plates within a brass frame. Light shines through the plates and illuminates the model. The brass frame has teeth around its edge, allowing it to be turned by a gear handle. The whole is contained with a rectangular wood frame.
(-1) Model demonstrating day and night
(-2) Model demonstrating the phases of the moon and tides
(-3) Model showing the movement of a comet in relation to the sun
(-4) Model showing the annual and diurnal motion of the Earth
(-5) Model showing the movement of the Poles and Seasons
(-6) Model demonstrating the movement of Venus
(-7) Model demonstrating that the Earth is round
(-8) Model showing the phases of the moon and the tides
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