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Motion picture projector, Royal 35mm, 1914

Royal 35mm portable projector with a limelight generator. Powered by a hand crank, this projector used a blow-through jet, lime core, and reflector to illuminate the film.

Accession number

Glass, metal

Donor credit
Gift of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees

Not currently on view



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