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Algerians torturing a burglar by cutting off his right hand, hanging it around his own neck and tying him on a bull with the remaining hand. Etching with engraving by Grignion after W. Grainger.
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Culture
English
Title
Algerians torturing a burglar by cutting off his right hand, hanging it around his own neck and tying him on a bull with the remaining hand. Etching with engraving by Grignion after W. Grainger.
Work Type
Engravings. Etchings.
Material
engraving, with etching ;
Measurements
image 12 x 17.7 cm
Description
1 print :
Algerine method of punishing a criminal found guilty of committing burglary. Grainger delin. Grignion sculp.
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Source
Image and original data from Wellcome Collection
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V0041820.jpg
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