027463:A studio portrait of a Fishwife CullercoatsUnknown 1898

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  • Description

    Type : Lantern Slide Description : A studio portrait of a Cullercoats Fishwife taken in 1898. The woman is wearing her working dress which includes a simple bedgown or jacket an ankle length skirt with a tucked hemline and an apron. She has a silk square at the neckline of her dress and is wearing a bonnet with the ribbons hanging down at the front. The Fishwife has a wicker creel (for carrying fish) on her back and is carrying a basket over her right arm.Fishing Collection : Local Studies Printed Copy : If you would like a printed copy of this image please contact Newcastle Libraries http://www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt" >www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt quoting Accession Number : 027463
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4080016664/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 6 years, 8 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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