Due to a crack on the glass we have slashed the price on this very rare item. Lick Observatory Astro Glass Photo Negative Of The Moon Taken 1890 Aug 4th. This is an incredibly rare glass negative from the lick observatory taken Aug 4th 1890. The lick observatory is on mount Hamilton california and was constructed in 1888 only 2 years before this negative was taken.
At this time lick held the biggest telescope in the world. This negative of the moon could show the first discovery of an unknown crater which formed part of the region around copernicus as as it was discovered on slides taken at this time. I have included a link below regarding the first discovery Inc dates.
The item "Lick Observatory Astro Glass Photo Negative Of The Moon Taken 1890 Aug 4th" is in sale since Sunday, November 3, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Science/Medicine\Scientific Instruments". The seller is "southcartbooksandcomics" and is located in walsall, West Midlands.This item can be shipped worldwide.