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Picture Library catalogue: Eclipse and Maud Voyages 1888-89


'Eclipse'. Clearing bone

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Accession no.: P48/285/55
Title: 'Eclipse'. Clearing bone
Description: A crew member stands on the deck of the sail and steam powered ship 'Eclipse' sawing at a piece of whalebone with a saw. Other crew members look on from nearby, one from out of a hatch. Pieces of bone lie on the deck.
  • Width: 100mm, height: 150mm
Location: Greenland
Image by: Livingstone-Learmonth, Walter
Colour or B&W?: Black and white