A sampan under sail and one being skulled in Penang harbour
A slightly distant starboard side view of two sampans in Penang harbour. Both boats have occuli on the bow. The nearest boat has a crew of two, a single mast raised and a lug sail set. The other sampan has a crew of three and is being skulled. Local and coastal steamers owned by The Straits Steamship Company, a deep sea steamship and the aircraft carrier HMS EAGLE (1918) are in the background. The photographer was at Penang 28 February to 7 March 1938. Waters Collection: HNC0410
Object number: P34031
Artist: David Watkin Waters
Dimensions: 450 mm x 441 mm
- Image reference: P34031
- © National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Waters Collection
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