Name/TitlePhotograph: Light room, Cape Egmont
About this ObjectLight revolved in a mercury bath (very expensive).
Murray Williscroft was a lighthouse keeper, who, along with his wife Ventris worked on a number of stations around New Zealand in the 1950s-60s.
Medium and MaterialsBlack and White Print
Inscription and MarksLight room, Cape Egmont. Light revolved in a mercury bath (very expensive)., Caption, Adhered
MeasurementsHxW (2D objects YxX): H 60 W 60mm (H 2 3/8 W 2 3/8in)
Credit LineGift of Rae MacGregor, reproduced courtesy of Ventris Williscroft.
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