"Robertson's Phantaskop"  (Screening of ghost appearances by way of the Laterna Magica)  Robertson invented and patented his optical apparatus in 1797  There were several names for the apparatus: Phantascope was one of them.

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"Robertson's Phantaskop"

(Screening of ghost appearances by way of the Laterna Magica)

Robertson invented and patented his optical apparatus in 1797

There were several names for the apparatus: Phantascope was one of them.

Very good condition. Text print above and below.

10,3 x 12 cm (ca. 4 x 4.7")

Reverse side has text print and a wood engraving ãLaterna magica zu Nebelbildern)

9,5 x 6 cm (ca. 3.7 x 2.4")

Wood engravings published in a German publication.
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