Comet Halley - 25 May 1910
Date: 01 April 1985
Depicts: Halley's Comet
Copyright: Courtesy of D. A. Klinglesmith and J. Rahe
This is slide 2 of 20 from the first Giotto slide set. The following caption is the one originally provided with the slide set.
Reproduction of one of the original plates of Comet Halley taken on 25 May 1910 at Helwan, Egypt. The yellowish appearance is an artifact resulting from the process used to make a copy from the original plate.
Last Update: 1 September 2019