The top of the plate has a lid which is secured by two turning stops. The inside of the lid has a metal prong. On the bottom side, the plate has a tray that slides out of the end on the opposite face to the door, revealing the inside of the plate.
Accession Number: 2009.ph.113
Primary Materials: Metal, wood
On the bottom narrow side, stamped and inked: “1”
Dimensions (cm): 1.5cm x 14.5cm x 14.5cm
Photographic plate. Possibly holds slides for projection or photographs for display.
Good. In places, the varnished surface of the wood and surface of the metal components is worn away by continued use.
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University of Toronto Department of Physics
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