Shackles on Slave Ship Henrietta Marie, 1700

Description

Drawing by Frank Besse of archaeologically- recovered leg shackles. The Henrietta Marie transported about 200 slaves from the Bight of Biafra to Jamaica. For details, see David Moore, Site Report: Historical and Archaeological Investigation of the Shipwreck Henrietta Marie (Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Society, 1997). (slide of drawing, courtesy of David Moore, North Carolina Maritime Museum)

Creator

Besse, Frank

Date Created

1700

Language

English

Rights

Metadata is available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International

Identifier

F006
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