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Artist unknown :Trying out. [1861]

Reference Number: PUBL-0161-063

Shows the side view of a sailing ship at sea, with the process of "trying out" taking place on deck. Smoke rises from the fires lit on the deck under large iron pots, to extract the whale oil from the blubber.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Engravings, related to John D Jones, Whaling - Pacific Area and Whaling ships.

Part of:
[Jones, John D], fl 1861 :Life and adventures in the South Pacific, by a Roving Printer. New York, Harper & Bros., 1861., Reference Number PUBL-0161 (2 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w art print(s)Engraving 73 x 94 mm.. Horizontal imageSingle art work

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures639. Whaling(DFP-011571)

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