Polycentral Kaleidoscope, 1880-1900

Made:
1880-1900 in Europe
maker:
Unknown

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Kaleidoscope, polycentral kaleidoscope, cardboard tube with floral pattern on outside, with three mirrors inclined at 60°, 1880-1900

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1983-140
Materials:
cardboard, glass, paper (fibre product)
Measurements:
overall (max): 215 mm x x , 68 mm, .205kg
type:
kaleidoscope
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • toy - recreational artefact
  • optical toy
credit:
Wellcome Trust
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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