Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: VH02-021. Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution reference: L04357-007a. A sanxian (三弦) is a three-stringed Chinese lute, which is plucked and has a fingerboard.

Caption on mount
Canton Man & his guitar / 1859


Location
Date
1859
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph
Repository
Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution, Bath