Painted lantern slide depicting the fictional character of Emmanuel being carried by a crowd of people. Emmanuel, the son of Shaddai (Almighty), led the campaign to reclaim the fictional town of Mansoul. One of a series of 12 printed lantern slides depicting the story of The Holy War, originally written in 1682 by John Bunyan.

Part of a collection of 126 slides previously located together in a wooden box. The collection contains photographic, printed and hand painted slides depicting landscapes, buildings, scientific drawings, animals and religious stories.

Description of Content

Painted image of large person with upper body armour and crown (probably) being carried by a crowd of people. People riding horses are shown either side of him.

Physical Description

Hand painted image on a glass plate mounted in a solid wood frame.

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