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China: a woman sentenced to execution by strangulation for murdering her husband, being attached to the execution post. Photograph, 19--.

Date
[between 1900 and 1999]
Reference
663451i
Part of
China: execution by strangulation of a woman convicted of murdering her husband
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About this work

Description

"Strangulation. The "slow strangulation" of a Chinese woman. She took fifteen minutes to die from the time strangulation commenced"--label attached to a copy of the final photograph in the series of six

Publication/Creation

[China.] : [publisher not identified], [between 1900 and 1999]

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint ; sheet 9.5 x 6 cm

Lettering

Strangulation of a Chinese woman

Lettering note

Lettering on typed slip stuck to verso of print catalogued
Bears number: 2

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 663451i

Languages

  • English


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