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1848

The Chinese Junk Keying on the Thames, to be exhibited in London in 1848

The Chinese Junk Keying on the Thames, to be exhibited in London in 1848

This undated clipping from ‘The Lady’s Newspaper’ describes the junk Keying which would shortly be exhibited at the East India Docks, London in 1848. More details can be found on the web. This is one of the items contained in a wooden box of 19th century ephemera, mainly relating to the Egyptian Hall. To view all the items from the box, click on View Details and then the Key Phrase ‘Wooden box items’.