Pseudoscope Viewer

Pseudoscope viewer. Wooden panel bearing two brass eyepieces fitted with lenses and reversing prisms. Lever adjusts prism separation. Each eyepiece rotates. Slot in panel and marks on front indicate handle or stand fitted. Gives pseudoscopic effect on standard stereocards. Inscription partially illegible "Brevete ..."

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/2628
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, wood (unidentified)
type:
pseudoscope
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • optical device
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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