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Articles of glass [variant], 1844

MS. 21088 photogr. 1/42
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Articles of glass arranged on three shelves. This is a variant on two similar photographs by Talbot that show different articles of glass arranged on three shelves.

Pencil notation in the right margin, likely made by Talbot to identify which side was sensitized.

Written on the verso in pencil is an 'L' shape in the lower left corner.


  • Creation: 1844


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MS. 21088 photogr. 1/42

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A digital surrogate for this item is available in Digital Bodleian.

Physical Facet

Artifact type: Salted Paper Print; Process type: Calotype; Type: Loose print


Image dimensions: height 185mm x width 222mm

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Repository Details

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Weston Library
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