Plate - Photographic

The Imperial Dry Plate Company Limited, Manufacturer


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Maker and Role
The Imperial Dry Plate Company Limited, Manufacturer
Description
Rectangular Metal plates used mainly for photographic backing. Each plate has a lip on either side into which the photo is slid. Plates are within a card box and have a paper label with them. 7 slides in total.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal
Signature/Marks and Type
The Imperial Dry Plate Co. Ltd. London Printed
Ensign/ Cut-Film Sheath/ for/ all makes of out-film/ Size:/ Half-plate/ Houghton-Butcher (Great Britain) Ltd.,/ London/ Insert this end at bottom of / plate-holder Engraved
Ensign/ Cut-Film Sheath/ for/ all makes of out-film/ Size:/ Half-plate/ Houghton-Butcher (Great Britain) Ltd.,/ London/ Insert this end at bottom of / plate-holder Engraved
Accession No
F1361.2004
Credit Line
The Imperial Dry Plate Company Limited. Plate - Photographic, F1361.2004. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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