Created: 14 Jan 1840
Image size: h 6.7cm x w 10.6cm
Object Type: Paper Negative-Camera
Physical description: two opposite corners clipped
Inscription: in pencil verso: Janry 14/40 [twice] R Sept. 23d
Provenance:The British Library, gift of Janet and Petronella Burnett-Brown, 1 March 2006Fox Talbot Museum, Lacock Abbey, National Trust (00404)
Owner: The British Library
Object owner number: Talbot Photo 3(3)
Collection: Talbot Collection
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Probably wings of a Lantern fly as viewed in a Solar Microscope - for an example, see Schaaf no. 1485.
Image from the collections of the British Library (usage terms: Public Domain)
Wings of a fly...