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Object: Photograph of moon, Great Melbourne Telescope

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Title Photograph of moon, Great Melbourne Telescope
Production Melbourne Observatory (photographer), 1 September 1873, Melbourne
Medium summary black and white photograph, albumen print
Materials albumen, silver, paper
Classification photographic prints, albumen prints, black-and-white prints
Technique photography, black-and-white photography
Dimensions Image: 254mm (Height) x 198mm (Width)
Support: 254mm (Height) x 198mm (Width)
Secondary Support: 380mm (Height) x 304mm (Width)
Registration number O.000014

View of the moon nine days into a cycle (the moon is approximately 2/3rds in full sight).

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