[Astronomical body]

John Grigg, Photographer1892


Auckland, New Zealand

Glass plate negative of a small-scale time exposure showing a trail of a planet, possibly Saturn or a brighter planet such as Jupiter, Mars and Venus. Image captured with a home made prime focus astrocamera attached to a 3.5-inch Wray refractor telescope in Grigg's Thames Observatory.


  • Title: [Astronomical body]
  • Creator: John Grigg, Photographer
  • Date Created: 1892
  • Location Created: Thames
  • Provenance: Donation
  • Type: Glass plate negative
  • Rights: No Known Copyright Restrictions
  • Medium: Glass/Processed Material

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