Drawing of the corona of a solar eclipse, Mauritius, 1901 - 1939
Scope and Contents
Includes a conservation note by P. Jacques Melotte dated 1939 concerning the instability of the paper; a print mentioned as made in 1925 is not extant.
- 1901 - 1939
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1 item(s) (1 drawing) : Paper
1 page(s) (1 page)
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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements
356 x 352 mm; paper is unstable, with staining and discolouration
DateText: drawing dates to 18 May 1901; note dates to 1939.
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