A black man in ragged clothes moving with the aid of crutches holds out his hat to beg for alms while wearing a miniature ship on his head. Etching by J.T. Smith, 1815.

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1 print : etching ; platemark 18.8 x 12.4 cm

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  • London (4 Chandos St. Covent Garden)

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  • Published as the Act directs by J.T. Smith

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  • 31 December 1815

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A black man in ragged clothes moving with the aid of crutches holds out his hat to beg for alms while wearing a miniature ship on his head. Etching by J.T. Smith, 1815.. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

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