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Picture Library catalogue: Eclipse and Maud Voyages 1888-89


Flenching bottlenose whales, 'Eclipse'

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Accession no.: P48/285/13
Title: Flenching bottlenose whales, 'Eclipse'
Description: The severed head of a bottlenose whale lies on the deck of the sail and steam powered ship 'Eclipse'. To one side stand a row of sailors holding a rope. To the other, other sailors look over the side of the ship.
  • Width: 150mm, height: 100mm
Location: Greenland
Image by: Livingstone-Learmonth, Walter
Colour or B&W?: Black and white