Todd-Forrest Magnesium flash lamp

Made:
1889-1899

Flash head only; oval/oblong brass container with wick surrounding flattened funnel. Brass 'snuffer' and projective cap. Wood and cork stopper; container base and pneumatic tube system missing. Phot. News Yearbook 1894, p 155.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/1911
type:
flash lamp
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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