Lantern slide

Object Number: 
2002.1.4824
Date: 
1924-1930
Medium: 
Paper, glass
Dimensions: 
4 1/8 x 3 3/4 x 1/8 in.
Description: 
One of a set of twelve glass lantern slides showing advertisements for early films, some with the color and quality of movie posters. This one is for "Mark Twain's A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court". The cardboard frame is printed "Excelsior Illustrating Co., Inc./ 219-221 Sixth Ave. N.Y."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group