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Bullet, Schlioron Photograph
  • Dr. Harold Eugene Edgerton
    1903–1990
    born: Fremont, Nebraska, United States ; died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
  • Bullet, Schlioron Photograph, mid-late 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 19.1 x 24 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 1/2 x 9 7/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0021
Description

Black-and-white image of a black object and smoke against a gray background. The black object is shaped like an 'L' and on a thin pole with a black cord coming out the right side. There is a line of smoke across the center (identified as a shock wave coming from a muzzle).