Black and white photograph of a coral encrusted gun carriage from the 'Endeavour'.
This is possibly one of the artefacts uncovered by the American Academy of Natural Sciences in 1969 from off the coast of North Queensland. One of four photographs and their associated negatives of 'historical radiography' depicting the x-ray results for a coral encrusted canon and an Egyptian mummy.
This photograph is part of the Kodak Heritage Collection of products, promotional materials, photographs and working life artefacts collected from Kodak Australasia in 2005, when the Melbourne manufacturing plant at Coburg closed down.
Description of Content
Coral encrusted object with a wide base and long, thin top.
Black and white photograph. Portrait format.
Donation from Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, Ms. Kate Metcalf - Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, 2005
Courtesy of Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd.
Photograph, Black & White
Type of item
206 mm (Width), 257 mm (Height)
'Endeavour' cannon, National Museum of Australia, [Link 1] accessed: 29 Aug 2017