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Source:   Punishments -- torture


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Monkey grasping a peach (culprit suspended by the arm-pit).

Image ID: 814561

Monkey grasping a peach (culprit suspended by the arm-pit). (1868)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Monkey grasping a peach (culprit suspended by the arm-pit).

Published Date

: 1868

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 9 x 7 cm. (3 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "…the body is allowed to touch the floor, … comes under the arm-pit on one arm…"

Original Source

: From Social life of the Chinese : a daguerreotype of daily life in China. Sampson, Low, 1868) Hood, Edwin Paxton (1820-1885), Editor. Doolittle, Justus , Author.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Punishments -- torture

Source Description

: 2 folders (44 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC PUNI-Tor

Digital ID

: 814561

Record ID

: 713240

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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