Details
Image number
GHL183899
Title
Destruction of the noble elephant at Mr Cross's Exeter Change, 1826 (colour litho)
Artist
English School, (19th century) / English
Location
London Metropolitan Archives, City of London
Medium
colour lithograph
Date
1826 AD (C19th AD)
Description
Chunee the elephant weighing 5 tons; exhibited at the menagerie and was shot when it threatened to breach his cage;
Photo credit
© London Metropolitan Archives / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
/ blood / shooting / firing / destroyed / bleeding / animal / zoo
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