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Illustrated New Zealand News :In the shearing shed. The 'Ross' shearer. 24 December 1883

Reference Number: PUBL-0110-1883-002

Montage of two images showing a line of about 20 men blade-shearing sheep with manual clippers in a shearing shed, with an inset showing 'the 'ross' [i. e. rosser?] shearer', a single man part way through shearing a sheep. He is looking up with a smile and has a pipe between his teeth.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Otago Region, Wool industry, Shearing sheds and Sheep-shearing - New Zealand - Otago Region.

Part of:
Illustrated New Zealand News. Dunedin, 1883-1887, Reference Number PUBL-0110 (7 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w art print(s)Wood engraving. Single art work

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