Treasures of pre-cinema history
The magic lantern
Probably the earliest known phantasmagoria lantern with the original stand on small wheels. Manufactured after the design of Philipsthal's lantern.
FilesThe Portfolio, London, January 29, 1825
Slides made in Fuerth (Bavaria) for the English market.
Slides made in Nuremberg for the English market.
Part of a showman magic lantern-slide collection