Deep-sea tripod fish - 1950s
Named collection: Harold E. Edgerton Collection
Object type: color slide
Maker: Edgerton, Harold Eugene
Place made: United States
Materials: 35mm film; glass; metal
Measurements: 2" x 2"
Black and white image of a tripod fish with long, thin fin appendages, on the deep-sea bottom; the image appeared in an April 1955 National Geographic Magazine article titled "Photographing the Sea's Dark World". (CC)