Handmade Praxinoscope

Sale price$195.00

Rediscover the magic of animation with this vintage mirrored optical toy.

Size: Small
Want 15% off your first order?

Join our Curiosity Club and get 15% off your first order.

Overview

Handmade Praxinoscope

Rediscover the magic of animation with this vintage optical toy. Invented by Charles Reynaud in 1877, the praxinoscope utilizes a rotating drum and a series of mirrors to create brilliant moving pictures. Made by Garami and Ötvös in Hungary, this mesmerizing instrument is constructed from copper and wood. Eight illustrated paper strips are included to create a variety of different animations. 

Brand

Manufaktor

Size

Small: 8 x 7 Inches. Large: 9.5 x 8 Inches.

Material
  • Metal
  • Wood
Origin

Hungary

You may also like