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Group of shark fishers cutting up sharks, 1908-11

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 17/4132

Scope and Contents

Half-plate (landscape format). Caught in the neighbourhood of Wei hai Wei: shark fin is a great Chinese delicacy. [Showing two fishermen cutting shark meat, two carrying meat hung from a pole and three other men standing by on a beach with cliffs behind].


  • Creation: 1908-11


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Existence and Location of Copies

CN 495.




Lockhart, Sir, James Haldane Stewart, 1858-1937, Knight

Finding aid date

2002-09-17 12:21:56+00:00

Includes index.

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