optical 'paradox' toy for seeing through opaque ob

Made:
1790-1800 in London
designer:
George Adams
and
George Adams
and

optical 'paradox' toy for seeing through opaque objects (mahogany mount, 8 1/2-inch length overall), George Adams design, c. 1795.

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1919-280
Materials:
cardboard, glass, mahogany (wood)
credit:
Court, Thomas Henry
status:
Permanent collection

Cite this page

Rights

We encourage the use and reuse of our collection data.


Data in the title, made, maker and details fields are released under Creative Commons Zero


Descriptions and all other text content are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 licence

Using our data

Download

Download catalogue entry as json

Download manifest IIIF

Our records are constantly being enhanced and improved, but please note that we cannot guarantee the accuracy of any information shown on this website.