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Bakelite magic lantern / laterna magica 1955

Lot reference 18606187
Bakelite magic lantern / laterna magica 1955

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Current bid $17
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Location: Netherlands
Auction fee: 9% of the winning bid
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Diaskop projector / magic lantern still in very good condition, metallic paint, in original box, with 7 slide film strips / stories

Camera Type: Other
Camera Brand: Other
Lenses Brand: Other
Lens Mount Type (Photographica): Other
Condition: Good

The projector / magic lantern is still in good condition and has the original box.

Still with an old-fashioned 220V plug. Transformer on low voltage, so safe for children.

The lamp works and gives a lot of light, nice clear image.

Dimensions: 8 cm x 20 cm x 19.5 cm; 2070 g.

The “diaskop bajka” was made in the Polish factory of "Wictor Bielecki" in 1953.
At first glance, this lantern seems to be made of metal but in reality it is completely made of Bakelite with an enamel paint on the outside. The interior is also Bakelite.
The unit works with 35 mm slide film. These slides were not cut however, but one kept these slides on the roll.
The resulting roll of film was then placed into the projector and rotated by hand; together, these slides tell a story. The device was the forerunner of the real film projector for home use. The film holder and the transport mechanism made this lantern special. This lantern was produced in a large number of metallic colours.

Nl franzhill  

Feedback score: 100%
Reviews given: 5
Member since: March 21, 2014
  • nice,thanks.Regards,Michael.

    michaelobbrien May 30, 2018

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Geheel volgens verwachting: kast is 'live' nog mooier dan op de foto.
    Levering liep geheel naar wens.
    Bedankt Peter!
    (Koffie was lekker!)
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    Gniffel March 31, 2018

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United States $34.45
Austria $21.38
Belgium $21.38
Denmark $21.38
France $21.38
Germany $21.38
Italy $21.38
Luxembourg $21.38
Netherlands $9.50
Romania $27.32
Spain $21.38
Sweden $21.38
United Kingdom $21.38
Rest of Europe $27.32
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