Glass positive of Hubble’s classification of ‘nebulae’

Made:
1930
supplier:
James Hopwood Jeans
preparer:
Science Museum

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Black and white copy from 1937 of glass positive of :- Hubble's classification of Nebulae (extra-galactic spirals).
Sir James Jeans. Enquiries to Science Museum, London
Sir James Jeans. Enquiries to Science Museum, London

Crop detail for gallery use of glass positive of :- Hubble's classification of Nebulae (extra-galactic spirals). Shows:
Sir James Jeans. Enquiries to Science Museum, London
Sir James Jeans. Enquiries to Science Museum, London

Sir James Jeans. Enquiries to Science Museum, London
Sir James Jeans. Enquiries to Science Museum, London

Glass positive of :- Hubble's classification of Nebulae (extra-galactic spirals). Shows: Sa.N.G.C.4594; SBa.N.G.C.2859; Sb.N.G.C.2841; Sc. N.G.C.5459; SBb.N.G.C.5850; SBc.N.G.C. 7479. Plate XV Mount Wilson Contribution No.324. 12"x15". Prepared from celluloid positive lent by Sir James Jeans

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Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1930-682
Measurements:
overall (laid flat): 5 mm x 384 mm x 305 mm, 1.236 kg
type:
copy print
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • photograph
  • positive - photograph
  • visual and verbal communication
  • photograph
  • positive - photograph
  • photographic print
credit:
Science Museum
status:
Permanent collection

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