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Test Slug Cutting String
  • Dr. Harold Eugene Edgerton
    1903–1990
    born: Fremont, Nebraska, United States ; died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
  • Test Slug Cutting String, 1954
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Canvas/Support: 22.5 x 19.2 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 7/8 x 7 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0011
Description

Black-and-white image of a cylindrical object (identified as a bullet) cutting through a white string. The background is gray.