One of four photographs in window mounts showing a

Made:
1878 in Paris and France
photographer:
Pierre Jules Cesar Janssen

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One of four photographs in window mounts showing an enlarged portions of the Sun's visible disc. Taken by Dr Janssen at the Meudon Observatory, Paris on 1st June 1878.

Details

Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1884-25/3
Measurements:
overall (mount): 750 x 540 x 1.5 mm
frame: 24 in x 30 in
type:
black-and-white prints (photographs)
credit:
Meudon Observatory
status:
Permanent collection

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