Broadside Ballads Online

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Slip. Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(212)


Viewing: Harding B 15(290b)

Sheet Notes:  The illustrations and the text are separately printed items. See Harding B 11(212) for imprint Slip.

Ballad - Roud Number: 2680

Title: Skipper and his boy

First Line: The sea ran high, and the wind wild

Themes:  Shipwreck

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C13141: Horse
25G3(PINE): Trees: pine
46C131614: Saddle

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A775: Wooden container: barrel, cask, bucket
31A235: Sitting figure
34B2332: Geese (domestic waterbirds)
41C743(+1): Cigarette (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
46B353: Poster
41C713(+4): Distilled spirits (+ foodstuffs in glass bottle or jar, bottled)

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