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Artist unknown :Firing a bomb-lance. 1899.

Reference Number: PUBL-0017-02

Shows seven men in a rowboat firing at a threshing whale's head, while other men have their boat smashed while they are thrown into the sea by the action of the whale's tail

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Wood engravings, related to Oceania, Sailors, Weapons, Whaling, Shipwrecks, Whalers (persons), Accidents, Dinghies and Whales.

Part of:
Bullen, Frank T :The cruise of the "Cachalot"; round the world after sperm whales. London, Macmillan & Co., 1899., Reference Number PUBL-0017 (2 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w art print(s) in book.Wood engraving, 92 x 130 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

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Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-005376)

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