Husking rice with stone wheels (chaser mills), by a farmhouse, Zhejiang Province

Husking rice with stone wheels (chaser mills), by a farmhouse, Zhejiang Province

Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: Bo01-016. Photograph in cameo format. These husking machines are described by Rudolf P. Hommel in ‘China at Work’, as chaser mills. See JC-s230.

Caption in album or on mount

‘Husking rice’.

Estimated Date

1870

Material

Paper

Media

Black and white photograph