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Magic Lantern Slide, Tales with Text
1875-1925
Ernest Plank
Germany
Glass
overall: 1 1/2 x 2 1/4 x 7 in.; 3.81 x 5.715 x 17.78 cm
Gift of Dorothy A. and Albert H. Richardson, Jr.
84.18.43.37

Color toy magic lantern slide. Single image. Depicts circus performers on a stage. Two men in clown suits stand around an inverted cone on the ground. A white horse leaps over a small tiger-like animal. A man in a jester costume is shown mid-fall. Another performer in a jester suit holds a hoop while two dogs leap through.