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Picture Library catalogue: Eclipse and Maud Voyages 1888-89


'Eclipse'. Splitting bone

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Accession no.: P48/285/56
Title: 'Eclipse'. Splitting bone
Description: Two crew members stand on the deck of sail and steam powered ship 'Eclipse'. One holds upright a large length of whalebone. The other cuts shards off of the whalebone using a spike attached to a pole.
  • Width: 100mm, height: 150mm
Location: Greenland
Image by: Livingstone-Learmonth, Walter
Colour or B&W?: Black and white