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Pentolite Cube
  • Dr. Harold Eugene Edgerton
    born: Fremont, Nebraska, United States ; died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
  • Pentolite Cube, mid-late 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 349 x 276 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 3/4 x 10 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of the Harold and Esther Edgerton Family Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 1996.0112

Black and white image of a light-colored cube on top of a larger, wooden box. The wooden box is visible in three-quarters view, and the side near the right side of the image is open. There is a thin strip of wood nailed to the bottom of this open side of the box. The background is out of focus but appears to be an outdoor setting.