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Animation of the Week: Toy Navy Blimp from Fort Lee RACF

by Bernard K. Means, Director of the Virtual Curation Laboratory (VCL)

 

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Today’s animation is a toy Navy Blimp that is on display in the museum at the  Fort Lee Regional Archaeological Curation Facility (RACF).  The toy was scanned to help highlight the collections and exhibits at RACF.

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Animation of the Day: French 54th Line Regiment Grenadier Soldier Miniature from the Virginia War Memorial

by Bernard K. Means, Director of the Virtual Curation Laboratory

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Today’s animation is a miniature representing a French 54th Line Regiment Grenadier Company soldier from the Napoleonic Wars. Virginia Commonwealth University undergraduate student Chelsea Miller brought this figurine to the Virtual Curation Laboratory from the Virginia War Memorial, where she is currently an intern.  The figurine was scanned as part of an effort to digitally highlight part of the Virginia War Memorial’s collection, which includes an extensive collection of historic-period miniatures.

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Animation of the Day: French 54th Line Soldier Miniature from the Virginia War Memorial

by Bernard K. Means, Director of the Virtual Curation Laboratory

 

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Today’s animation is a miniature representing a French 54th Line Soldier from the Napoleonic Wars. Virginia Commonwealth University undergraduate student Chelsea Miller brought this figurine to the Virtual Curation Laboratory from the Virginia War Memorial, where she is currently an intern.  The figurine was scanned as part of an effort to digitally highlight part of the Virginia War Memorial’s collection, which includes an extensive collection of historic-period miniatures.

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Animation of the Day: Monument Miniature to Napoleon’s Egyptian Campaign from the Virginia War Memorial

by Bernard K. Means, Director of the Virtual Curation Laboratory

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Today’s animation is a monument miniature to Napoleon’s Egyptian Campaign. Virginia Commonwealth University undergraduate student Chelsea Miller brought this figurine to the Virtual Curation Laboratory from the Virginia War Memorial, where she is currently an intern.  This monument was scanned as part of an effort to digitally highlight part of the Virginia War Memorial’s collection, which includes an extensive collection of historic-period miniatures.

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Animation of the Day: Egyptian Arab Miniature from the Virginia War Memorial

by Bernard K. Means, Director of the Virtual Curation Laboratory

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Today’s animation is a miniature representing an Egyptian Arab that is associated with a display related to the Napoleonic Wars. This figurine was scanned onsite at the  Virginia War Memorial on Saturday, November 22, as part of a public program.  The figurine was scanned as part of an effort to digitally highlight part of the Virginia War Memorial’s collection, which includes an extensive collection of historic-period miniatures.

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Animation of the Day: French 3rd Regiment Miniature from the Virginia War Memorial

by Bernard K. Means, Director of the Virtual Curation Laboratory

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Today’s animation is a miniature representing a French 3rd Regiment soldier from the Napoleonic Wars. Virginia Commonwealth University undergraduate student Chelsea Miller brought this figurine to the Virtual Curation Laboratory from the Virginia War Memorial, where she is currently an intern.  The figurine was scanned as part of an effort to digitally highlight part of the Virginia War Memorial’s collection, which includes an extensive collection of historic-period miniatures.

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Animation of the Day: 12th Brandenburg Regiment Prussian Miniature from the Virginia War Memorial

by Bernard K. Means, Director of the Virtual Curation Laboratory

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Today’s animation is a miniature representing a 12th Brandenburg Regiment Prussian soldier from the Napoleonic Wars. Virginia Commonwealth University undergraduate student Chelsea Miller brought this figurine to the Virtual Curation Laboratory from the Virginia War Memorial, where she is currently an intern.  The figurine was scanned as part of an effort to digitally highlight part of the Virginia War Memorial’s collection, which includes an extensive collection of historic-period miniatures.

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Animation of the Day: 92nd Highlander Miniature from the Virginia War Memorial

by Bernard K. Means, Director of the Virtual Curation Laboratory

 

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Today’s animation is a miniature representing a 92nd Highlander from the British Second Battalion from the Napoleonic Wars. Virginia Commonwealth University undergraduate student Chelsea Miller brought this figurine to the Virtual Curation Laboratory from the Virginia War Memorial, where she is currently an intern.  The figurine was scanned as part of an effort to digitally highlight part of the Virginia War Memorial’s collection, which includes an extensive collection of historic-period miniatures.

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Animation of the Day: Drummer Miniature from the Virginia War Memorial

by Bernard K. Means, Director of the Virtual Curation Laboratory

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Today’s animation is a miniature representing a drummer from the French 54th Line Regiment from the Napoleonic Wars. The 3D scanner did not completely record the drumsticks, due to their thinness and cylindrical shape. Virginia Commonwealth University undergraduate student Chelsea Miller brought this figurine to the Virtual Curation Laboratory from the Virginia War Memorial, where she is currently an intern.  The figurine was scanned as part of an effort to digitally highlight part of the Virginia War Memorial’s collection, which includes an extensive collection of historic-period miniatures.

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Animation of the Day: Grenadier Miniature from the Virginia War Memorial

by Bernard K. Means, Director of the Virtual Curation Laboratory

 

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Today’s animation is a miniature representing a soldier from the Grenadier Company of the French 54th Line Regiment from the Napoleonic Wars.  Virginia Commonwealth University undergraduate student Chelsea Miller brought this figurine to the Virtual Curation Laboratory from the Virginia War Memorial, where she is currently an intern.  The figurine was scanned as part of an effort to digitally highlight part of the Virginia War Memorial’s collection, which includes an extensive collection of historic-period miniatures.

Virginia War Memorial Curator Jesse Smith talks with VCU students Chelsea Miller, John Bush, and Hannah Lickey. John and Hannah are current interns in the Virtual Curation Laboratory.

Virginia War Memorial Curator Jesse Smith talks with VCU students Chelsea Miller, John Bush, and Hannah Lickey. John and Hannah are current interns in the Virtual Curation Laboratory.

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