Gale Wollenberg Master Craftsman

 

Above is Gale Wollenberg a modern day craftsman from Topeka Kansas U.S.A.

Gale has succeeded  in relearning the lost of art of magic lantern construction by building every piece of this magnificent fully working biunial.

 

Above Gale's amazing reconstruction of an American Colonial Magic Lantern the original of which is in the Harvard Science collection

 

Above - Two of Gale's Japanese magic lantern replicas and ,on the left ,a single lantern with a removable base, the lantern then fits on top of the biunial to convert it into a triunial  - very impressive.