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A Kalabit smithy, 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3035A/28

Scope and Contents

148 x 104 mm. Showing four men metalworking in the open air. The figure on the left is seated on a raised platform to work the bellows which are in the form of two cylinders through which pistons are driven, the air being expelled through two narrow pipes at the bottom. A second figure holds the metal in the flame, while the remaining two men work the metal with stone hammers.


  • Creation: 1900


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Finding aid date

2017-11-09 11:38:37+00:00

Includes index.

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