ObjectsViewing Record 47 of 1946
Previous Record Next Record
Switch Views: Lightbox | Image List | List
Welcome to the archived version of the MIT Museum's online collections portal! This site was used to test features and content for the newly redesigned MIT Museum Collections site, which has now launched with over 106,000 objects. Please use the new MIT Museum Collections site for further research and discovery. Webmuseum.mit.edu remains online during the transition period but will not receive new updates or content.
Sleight of Hand
Named collection: Holography Collection
Object type: hologram
Maker: Ginn, I.
Date made: 1984
Materials: reflection hologram; glass
Measurements: 8 in x 10 in
Double-exposure hologram; when viewed from right or center, one sees a man's right hand, seen from wrist up, as though the man was standing in background holding his arm and hand out toward the viewer, with the fingers spread open; when viewed from the left, 4 small balls appear, one each between the fingers; well constructed, with the balls gradually appearing as one moves from the center to the left of the hologram; greenish-yellow image; creator's signature is written in lower right corner of glass.
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.