University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: VH01-016. Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution reference: L03826-005c. William Edward ("Little Willie") Vacher, was born in Shanghai on 26 August 1857. The woman is wearing a thimble (which looks like a ring) on a finger on her right hand. See VH02-063 (another print from the same negative).
William Edward ("Little Willie") Vacher, asleep in the lap of an amah, Shanghai
Tuesday 15 June 1858
Black and white photograph
Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution, Bath