Project IRENE Using optical scanning to digitize ethnographic field recordings on wax cylinders

Photo of Cylinder 14-20.2: Cylinder With Shard Missing

Cylinder 20.2. is shown here on a white cone custom built to provide support for cylinders that are broken. The cylinder is missing a shard from the bottom but the white cone will still support it and allow it to be scanned.
April, 1902
Actual Dimension:
10cm tall, 4cm in diameter
Exhibit Tags:
photograph, 20.2, delicate, and wax cylinder