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A dingy [drawn up beside the Hooghly]

A dingy [drawn up beside the Hooghly]

Photographer: Fiebig, Frederick

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1851

Shelfmark: Photo 247/4(4)

Item number: 24744

Genre: Photograph

A hand-coloured print of a Dingy on the River Hooghly, from the Fiebig Collection: Views of Calcutta and Surrounding Districts, taken by Frederick Fiebig in 1851. This is a view of a dinghy being cleaned and repaired by workmen. A Dingy is a small boat of shallow draft with cross thwarts for seats.

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