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Donati's Comet, 1858

 photo James Poole Donati-s comet.jpg

Painting by James Poole

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This was the firts comet to be photographed; this is a stereoscope of it over the dome of St Paul's in London.

 photo WilliamturneroxfordArtist unknown. Donatis Comet.jpg

Over Balliol chapel and Trinity College, Oxford.

 photo William_Turner_of_Oxford_1859_Donatis_Comet.jpg

By William Turner of Oxford
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