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Dynamite Cap
  • Dr. Harold Eugene Edgerton
    1903–1990
    born: Fremont, Nebraska, United States ; died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
  • Dynamite Cap, 1954
  • Silhouette
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: A 10.4 x 5.1 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: A 4 1/8 x 2 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: B 10.4 x 5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: B 4 1/8 x 1 15/16 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: C 10.4 x 5.2 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: C 4 1/8 x 2 1/16 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: D 14.9 x 7.2 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: D 5 7/8 x 2 13/16 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: E 14.9 x 9.1 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: E 5 7/8 x 3 9/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0012
Description

Five rectangular images on a white background. The top three images are smaller. The biggest image is in the bottom right corner. The top left image has a black rectangular object on a white ground. The top middle image has a light triangle on a black ground. The top right image has a black oblong shape on a gray ground. The bottom left image is black on the top half and has a black object on a light gray ground on the bottom half. The bottom right image has a black object on a dark and light gray background.