A Metropolis glass slide
UFA, 1927. A glass slide from the U.K. release of the classic Fritz Lang film, Metropolis. It features an image of Maria with the city behind her. It reads, "Wardour presents / The Screen Sensation of the Age! / Direct from its Phenomenal Success at the Marble Arch Pavilion, London." A label on the left margin reads, "Manufactured by 'The Slide House,' 33/35, Endell St., London."
Overall: 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.; Within margins: 2 1/2 x 3 1/4 in.