Glass Slides

Psychology

Accession Number: 2011.psy.23.a-b

Instrument Name: Glass Slides

Description:

This object contains two components tagged as 2011.psy.23.a and 2011.psy.23.b: a box of glass slides and a slide holder.

Component a: A wooden box with slots containing fifty glass slides (possibly stereoscopic images). There is tape around the edges of each slide. Several slides are numbered.

Component b: A wooden slide holder for two glass slides. Likely fits into a projector.

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Primary Materials: wood; glass; tape; brass latches

Markings:

University of Toronto label: “University of Toronto, Department of Psychology. Duplicate lecture slides” (in pencil). On slide holder: “Department of Psychology” (written in marker twice)

Dimensions (cm): Height = 11, Width = 53, Length = 11.5

Function:

Store glass slides and hold slides in projector.

Condition: Good

Associated Instruments: 2011.psy.23.a and b

Manufacturer:

Date of Manufacture:

Provenance:

Dept. of Psychology, University of Toronto

Donated to UTSIC: No

Historical Notes:

There may be a third component to this instrument that projects or display the slides.