Buddha

Louis Aubert

Hand-Painted metal

France

1879

17" high

 

 

0351



Lecon de Choses

Louis Aubert

France

1880

12" high

 

The lantern is decorated with children dressed in 18th. century costumes surrounding their teacher. Also the lantern has a small metal plate inscribed "children do not touch"

 

1710



Tin

Germany

c. 1820

10 1/2" high

 

A hand held lantern with a bull's eye lens.

 

4373





Conic Magic Lantern

Ernst Plank

Tin

Nuremberg, Germany

c. 1868

6" high

 

The firm of E.Plank was founded in 1866 and this was one of the earliest lanterns they produced.

 

0352


Conic Magic Lantern

Ernst Plank

Tin

Nuremberg, Germany

c. 1868

6 3/4" high

 

4358



Conic Magic Lantern

Ernst Plank

Tin

Nuremberg, Germany

c. 1868

7 1/2" high

 

0408



Tin

France

c.1820

9" high

 

0353



Ernst Plank

Germany

c. 1878

7 1/4" high

 

With original box.

 

0354


Ernst Plank

Germany

c. 1878

5 1/2" high

 

With original box.

 

0355


Ernst Plank

Germany

c. 1870

8 1/2" high

 

0356



Tin

Germany

c.1820

4 1/2" high

 

4087




Tin

Germany

c. 1840 (Left) c. 1825 (right)

3 1/2" high (035); 4" high (0358).

 

0357/0358



Tin

Germany

c.1830

6 1/2" high

 

4417

 

 




Pressed tin

Germany

c. 1840

4" high

box 5" x 7" x 3"

 

Produced in a workshop operated by E. Spahn in the city of Fuerth.

 

1965


Tin

Great Britain

c. 1860

11" high

 

1727


Jung Amerika

Germany

1890

10 1/2" high

 

1720/1721



Eiffel Tower

Louis Aubert

Hand-painted metal

Paris,France

c.1890

14" high

 

0360


Lampadorama

Delgrave

Hand-painted metal

Paris, France

1860

11" high

 

 

0361



Lampadorama

Delgrave

Hand-painted metal

France

1860

14" high

 

1967

 

 



Lanterne Chinoise

Lapierre

Hand-painted metal

France

1880

12" high

 

0363





Pagoda

Ernst Plank

Hand-painted tin with transfers

Germany

1878

10" high

 

0364



The Cathedral

George Carette

Hand-painted tin

Germany

c. 1880

14" high

 

0365




A. Girauld

France

c. 1830

12" high/14" high

 

0366/0367


Spherical Ceramic Lantern

Max Dannhorn

Ceramic

Nuremberg, Germany

c.1890

12" high

 

0368

 

 


Ceramic Lantern

Johann Falk

Ceramic

Nuremberg, Germany

1895

12" high

 

 

0369

 


The Cathedral

Anon

Pressed metal

France

c. 1870

8 1/2" high

 

This lantern was not used to project slides. instead it was used to project the time.

 

1968



Kinematador

Ernst Plank

Nuremberg, Germany

1897

13" high

 

A rather standard EP lantern transformed. Sitting on a wooden base with a hand crank that turns a shutter adds a movie like feature to this lantern.

 

1733



Pierre Louis Aubert

Tin

France

c. 1860

13" high

 

 

0370


France

1850

13" high

 

1715



Lampascope

Aubert

France

c. 1850

13" high



Tin

France

c.1850

13" high

 

1735

 


Toy Biunial Lantern

Jean Schoenner

Japaned tin

Nuremberg, Germany

1890

11" high

 

 

0371


The Jubilee Grand Bavaria

Jean Schoenner

Tin

Nuremberg, Germany

1895

14" high(0372)

13" high(0373)

 

0372/0373


Lanterne MEDAILLON

Lapierre

France

1880

10" high

 

With original box.

 

0374


Lanterne MEDAILLON

Lapierre

France

1880

13" high

 

1724



Lanterne SALON

Lapierre

France

1880

8" high (1705)/9" high (3742)/11" high (1706)

 

1705/3742/1706


Aubert

France

1880

12 1/2" high

 

 

0375



Aubert

France

1880

11/2" high

 

 

1732


Lanterne Richie

Lapierre

France

c.1880

10 1/2" high (1711); 18 1/2" high (1712)

 

1711/1712



The Brilliant #2 Magic Lantern

c. 1885

America

10" high

 

Made by The Weeden Manufacturing Company, Waterbury, Conn.

 

0378


Continental

c. 1880

13" high

 

1729


BK

Continental

c. 1880

14" high

 

1723


Germany

c. 1888

10 1/2" high

 

0379


Ernst Plank

Painted tin

Nuremberg, Germany

1895

10 1/2" high

 

0382


Ernst Plank

Nuremberg, Germany

1885

8" high

 

0383


Ernst Plank

Nuremberg,Germany

1890

9" high

 

0384


Tin

Great Britain

c. 1880

19 1/2" high

 

3743


Jean Schoenner

Nuremberg, Germany

1885

15 1/2" high

 

0387



Lampascope

Lapierre

Painted tin

Paris, France

1890

14" high

 

 

0388


Lamapscope BOULE

Lapierre

Painted tin

Paris, France

1890

10 1/2" high

 

0390



Lampascope Carre

Augustin Lapierre

Painted tin

France

1880

14" high(0391)

13" high(0392)

12" high(3738)

 

0391/0392/3738


Lampadophore

Lapierre

France

1893

14 3/4" high (1707)/16 1/2" high (1708)

 

1707/1708

 


Aphengascope

Jean Schoenner

Painted tin

Nuremberg, Germany

c. 1895

23" high

 

 

A magic lantern that could also be used to project postcards

 

0393



Max Dannhorn

Nuremberg, Germany

1885

13 1/2" high

 

2795

 


Max Dannhorn

Nuremberg, Germany

1890

13 1/2" high

 

0394




E Plurus Unum

Max Dannhorn

Nuremberg, Germany

1890

12 1/2" high

 

1714


Max Dannhorn

Nuremberg, Germany

1880

10" high

 

1728


Max Dannhorn

Nuremberg, Germany

1880

14 1/2" high

 

1726


Max Dannhorn

Nuremberg, Germany

1890

10" high

 

0395


Triumph Lanterna Magica

Max Dannhorn

Nuremberg, Germany

1890

8 1/4" high

 

4054


Max Dannhorn

Nuremberg, Germany

1890

10" high

 

0396


Ernst Plank

Nuremberg, Germany

1880

9 1/4" high

 

0397


Jean Schoenner

Nuremberg, Germany

1880

13 1/2" high

 

0398


Jean Schoenner

Nuremberg, Germany

1880

11 1/2" high / 13" high

 

0399 / 4036


Max Dannhorn

Nuremberg, Germany

c.1890

11" high

 

0401


Ernst Plank

Nuremberg, Germany

1880

9 1/4" high

 

0403


Germany

c. 1880

8" high

 

1709


Ernst Plank

Nuremberg, Germany

c. 1880

10" high

 

Winding gear allows decal strips sown together to pass through creating panoramic effect.

 

0404



C. Eckenrath

Berlin, Germany

c.1900

15 1/2" high

 

0405


Lampadophore

Augustin Lapierre

Nickel-plated metal

France

1880

17 1/2" high

 

0406


Lanterne BIJOU

Lapierre

Tin

France

1880

7 12" high

 

 

0407



The Brilliant Magic Lantern

Jean Schoenner

Nuremberg, Germany

1890

10" high

 

1858


Lanterne Universelle

Clement & Gilmer

France

Tin

1890

13" high

 

0410


 

 

0411



Augustin Lapierre

Painted tin

France

c. 1850

12" high

 

1734


Lanterne CARREE

Lapierre

Tin

France

1880

18 1/2" high

 

Two different finishes on the large size of this lantern.

 

1700'1701

 


The Jubilee Grand Bavaria

George Carette & Company

Japanned tin and brass

Nuremberg, Germany

1885

10 1/2" high/ 13" high/ 14 1/2" high

 

0417/0418/1717


Electro-Radiant Magic Lantern

Peck & Snyder

America

1900

16" high

 

Made and sold by Peck & Snyder, Nassau St., New York.

 

1716


Polyopticon

Tin

America

1905

6" high

 

 

0419



America

c.1900

6 1/4" high

 

Small lantern which looks like bicycle light comes in original box with flyer, slides and instructions.

 

1730

 

 



Crystal Magic Lantern

America

c. 1905

11" high(lantern)/ 6" high(box)

 

Lantern when assembled sits on box for projection with glass oil burner sitting in the base.

 

 

0420


The Ideal Magic Lantern

America

c. 1905

Lantern: 9 3/4" high

Box: 10" x 6" x 5/12"

 

Complete set, as originally mailed, including lantern, slides, readings, tickets, poster and packing slips.

 

3754


Mickey Mouse Toy Lantern

Great Britain

c. 1940

4" high

 

Produced with permission of Walter E. disney by English Limited, London. Set includes lantern and set of slides contained in box with Mickey Mouse on cover.

 

1722

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