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Rigging for a cruise.

Rigging for a cruise.
Rigging for a cruise.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Description: A madam prepares one of her prostitutes for a 'cruise'. Although many London prostitutes were streetwalkers, others worked from home or could be approached in public places such as theatres or pleasure gardens.
Creator: Unknown
Date: Late 18th century
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
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