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.30-Caliber Bullet through a Banana
  • Dr. Harold Eugene Edgerton
    born: Fremont, Nebraska, United States ; died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
  • .30-Caliber Bullet through a Banana, 1964
  • Where object was made: United States
  • dye transfer print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 36.2 x 41.2 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 1/4 x 16 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1985.0287

Banana on the left side of the image against a blue background. There is a small explosion on the left side and a large dome-shaped explosion on the right side of the banana.