Large model of Upper Yangtze trading junk

Made:
1901-1930; 1963 in Yichang
maker:
Barbara Mary Campbell
and
Lung Tze Wu

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Rigged model, scale 1:14, of Upper Yangtze trading junk, with wood cabin and decorated with ying yang designs, Yangtze River, China, 1901-1930. With human figures by Barbara Mary Campbell, Kingston-upon-Thames, Greater London, England, 1963.

Model of a trading junk of the Upper Yangtze, early 20th century. Scale1:14 (Maze Collection)

Details

Category:
Water Transport
Object Number:
1931-1115
Materials:
bamboo, cotton (fibre), cotton (textile), hair, paint, paper (fibre product), reed and wood (unidentified)
type:
sailing vessel
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • watercraft
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
credit:
Shanghai Office of the Inspectorate General of Customs