Hand painted strip slide magic lantern with chimney

ACMI Collection

Photograph by Egmont Contreras, ACMI.

Hand painted strip slide magic lantern projector with chimney, and one set of hand painted glass slides (in restored condition).
Strip slide is a single sheet of glass with hand painting directly on to glass. Slide has a wooden frame (stable condition)
1 x Box containing projector
1 x Package containing glass slide (VERY FRAGILE)

On display until:

ACMI: Gallery 1

16 February 2031



Maker not documented


45 x 50 x 35cm

440 x 130 x 330mm

485 x 100 x 4mm

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Group of items

Magic lantern projectors


Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier


Curatorial section

The Story of the Moving Image → Moving Pictures → 02. Play and Illusion → MI-02-C01

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