Fishmonger slicing into a giant tuna fish

Made:
1933-08-17 in United Kingdom
maker:
Leslie Cardew
and
Leslie Cardew
and
Fishmonger slicing into a giant tuna fish
      A photograph of a fishmonger slicing into a giant tunny or tuna fish

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Fishmonger slicing into a giant tuna fish A photograph of a fishmonger slicing into a giant tunny or tuna fish
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A photograph of a fishmonger slicing into a tuna fish, taken in August 1933 by Leslie Cardew for the Daily Herald.

The tuna weighed 640 lbs (290.3 kg). Caught off the coast of Scarborough, North Yorkshire, it is pictured for sale in a fishmongers in Camberwell, London.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/C03789
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford