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Bently Nevada

Major collection: Holography
Named collection: Holography Collection
Object type: hologram
Maker: Polaroid Corporation
Date made: circa 1982
Materials: reflection hologram; film (photopolymer)
Measurements: 15 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in
Nomenclature: commercial
Classification: holograms

Plastic sheet to which is adhered 10 identical photopolymer holograms, in 4 horizontal rows of 3 holograms each, except for the bottom row, in which only left hologram remains; each hologram shows a goldish-green or reddish (depending on the angle of light) image of machine parts, a globe, a remote control-like device called an eccentricity monitor, and the words `Bently Nevada' along with the company's logo; computer circuitry appears in the background.

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