image Lockyer J N, IM 005771
Image number: RS.9121
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Corona of the eclipsed Sun, 1871

Date

1874

Creator - Organisation

Cooper & Hodson, Lithographers

Object type

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Technique

Dimensions

height (print): 180mm
width (print): 121mm

Subject

Content object

space
   > Solar system
      > Sun

Description

The Corona of the eclipsed Sun, 1871. ‘As seen (1) by Respighi at the commencement of totality with prism before the object glass of a telescope and no slit (2) by Lockyer 80s after commencement through a simple train of 5 prisms and (3) by Respighi at mid eclipse (as in 2)’, frontispiece to Contributions to solar physics, by J Norman Lockyer (London, 1874).

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