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Maker(s):M.A. Seed Dry plate Company; Arrow Brand
Title:Extra Rapid Dry Plates
Date Made:unknown
Materials:paper; glass
Place Made:United States
Measurements:overall: 4 5/8 in x 5 1/2 in x 1 5/8 in; 11.7 cm x 14 cm x 4.1 cm
Accession Number:  HC 2016.1.192
Credit Line:Purchased from Robert W. Lisle, MD, 2004
Museum Collection:  Hampshire College Art Gallery

These extra rapid dry plates were created for indoor and outdoor photography. Originally manufactured in St. Louis, MO they are warranted to be "perfect" and "extremely sensitive". The box held 1 dozen 4.5' plates with a gilt 27 edge.

negatives; plates; photographic equipment

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