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The Embossed Hologram

Major collection: Holography
Named collection: Holography Collection
Object type: hologram
Maker: Holograms 3D; Abraham, Nigel
Date made: 1984
Materials: white light transmission; foil
Measurements: 8 in x 5 3/4 in
Nomenclature: commercial
Classification: holograms

Adhered to cover is an embossed rainbow-colored holographic foil sticker, showing a drawing of an Oriental woman dancing in a long, ceremonial dress in the foreground; starry nighttime sky in background; `SEE 3 ltd.' and `01-6227729 U.K.' printed on hologram.

Ten page booklet produced by See 3 (Holograms) Ltd., titled `The Embossed Hologram.' Booklet explains the company's technique for producing embossed 2D/3D holograms. Please note that due to the unique challenges of holography as a medium, high-resolution digital images are not available for most items in the holography collection. Please contact us for more information on reproducing images of holograms.