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Early embossed holograms

Major collection: Holography
Named collection: Holography Collection
Object type: hologram
Maker: unknown
Date made: circa 1976
Materials: white light transmission; film
Measurements: 5 in x 6 in
Nomenclature: miscellaneous
Classification: holograms

Head and shoulders of classical Greek male sculpture (Praxiteles' Hermes?), gazing to right; comes with a sheet of plain reflective foil; when placed on top of the foil, the image can be seen as a reflection hologram .

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