antique magic lantern with hand painted slidesThis entry was posted on April 17, 2016 ... filed under Newest Arrivals
Here’s a very nice old magic lantern.
In original case, custom made,
Wood grain painted metal frame, with gilt feet.
Complete with lens, and chimney cover.
Two cases of hand painted german slides, depicting many different scenes of winter, and fairy tale style images.
Circa 1840’s or possibly earlier.
Box is made with old pine, all square nails, with felt like fabric cover. All original, only minor repairs with glue to hold down the fabric.
Also antique Mirrorscope, electric light image projector, from circa 1912. Great condition.