1999 eclipse viewer

Made:
1999 in Guernsey

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Eclipse (solar) viewer, a filter in the form of a pair of spectacles with aluminized mylar film in a cardboard mount. Supplied by Eclipse 99 Limited, Belle Etoile, Rue du Hamel Castel, Gurnsey with the book, 'The RGO Guide to the 1999 Total Eclipse of the Sun' by Steve Bell [ISBN 0 905 087 03 8].

Details

Category:
Astronomy
Materials:
card, complete, plastic (unidentified)
Measurements:
overall (open): 50 x 150 x 130 mm
overall (laid flat): 50 mm x 405 mm 0.008 kg
Identifier:
1999-1176
type:
ecipse viewer
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • optical instrument component
  • optical filter
  • solar filter
credit:
Mr K L Johnson
status:
Permanent collection

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