Mercury Bottles

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    Mercury glass bottles. 20th century. From the collection of Rosamond Purcell. Photographer Rosamond Purcell pioneered a technique using mercury bottles to create reflections, and captured otherwordly, distorted images from the reflections in her photographs on view in Very Like a Whale.

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