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Religieuses chinoises de Chungking (Setchoan) : Chinese nuns of Chungking

A group of Chinese nuns of Chungking poses together for a photo. Most of them wear a cross and some of them also hold a big cross in hand. The following information is printed on the back of the postcard in French "Carte postale" "Missions-Etrangères de Pairs, 128 rue du Bac" There is no handwriting on the back.

Author / Creator Unknown
Format 1 postcard : black and white ; 9 x 14 cm
Publisher Paris : Franciscaines Missionaires de Marie
Year [between 1900-1909]
Language French
HKBU Library collection Chinese Missionary Art Collection
Work type Postcard
Library record View the record in HKBU library catalogue
CC BY-NC 4.0

Cite this image as: "Religieuses chinoises de Chungking (Setchoan) : Chinese nuns of Chungking", in Hong Kong Baptist University Library Art Collections, accessed 17/07/2424,

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