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Chinese Fishing Machine at Cochin, Kerela, India

Chinese Fishing Machine at Cochin, Kerela, India
Chinese Fishing "Machine" at Cochin, Kerela, India
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H5090
Description: The Chinese Fishing "Machines" found at Cochin (Kochi) are known as Cheenavala, and like fireworks (known as Cheena vedi) are said to have been introduced by Chinese traders and sailors in the fourteenth and early fifteenth centuries
Creator: Clifford J Pereira
Date: 2003-02
Credit line: Clifford J Pereira
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