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Shot Gun Pellets
  • Dr. Harold Eugene Edgerton
    1903–1990
    born: Fremont, Nebraska, United States ; died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
  • Shot Gun Pellets, 1954
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 23.8 x 19.3 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 3/8 x 7 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0009
Description

Black-and-white image of round metal balls falling in the air (identified as shot gun pellets and wadding). The metal balls are in the center of the image. There is a cap above the center and a thin light gray object at top center. The background is light gray.