Animatografo Familiar



c. 1890

Box: 9" diameter, strips:2" x 28 3/4"


Patented by Hermenegilda Mirales this is a Spanish version of the German Tachyscope invented by Ottomar Anschütz, This device was an adaptation of the Zoetrope, using chromophotographs, and rather than having slots cut in the drum surrounding the strips the slots were cut in the strips themselves.