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Bullet Goes Through a Wire
  • Dr. Harold Eugene Edgerton
    born: Fremont, Nebraska, United States ; died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
  • Bullet Goes Through a Wire, mid-late 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 19 x 23.8 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 1/2 x 9 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0010

Black-and-white image of a curling wire. The wire is near the top of the image and broken in the middle. It is curled on the ends with several strands. There is a cylindrical object with a pointed end (identified as a bullet) at bottom right. The background is dark gray.