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Asset ID
9894
Title
Three shaven-headed men holding fans, China
Creator
NHM Images
Credit
Trustees of the Natural History Museum, London
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9894

Three shaven-headed men holding fans, China

A photograph taken during the voyage of H.M.S. Challenger (1872-1876) funded by the British Government for scientific purposes. The expedition is believed to have been the first to carry an official photographer.