Clothing of African Slave, Lima, Peru, 1805

Description

A hand colored engraving, captioned Bozal, or Raw-negro, residing in the district of Lima. A bozal was a slave exported directly from Africa to Peru.

Source

Joseph Skinner, The present state of Peru . . . drawn from original and authentic documents (London, 1805), Plate 16, following p. 302. (Copy in the John Carter Brown Library at Brown University)

Language

English

Rights

Image is in the public domain. Metadata is available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International.

Identifier

JCB_05677-16

Spatial Coverage

South America--Peru

Citation

"Clothing of African Slave, Lima, Peru, 1805", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed January 23, 2021, http://slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/694
A hand colored engraving, captioned Bozal, or Raw-negro, residing in the district of Lima. A bozal was a slave exported directly from Africa to Peru.
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