Europeans playing fan-tan at Macao : lowering the players' money in a basket
Shows a crowd of Chinese and Europeans playing fan-tan, a gambling game. The gamblers are shown in a balcony above, and the playing board and banker are shown on a lower floor. Bets are placed in a basket which is lowered to the gaming area by a string.
|Author / Creator||Unknown|
|Format||1 print : engraving, hand col. ; image 30 x 22 cm.|
|Publisher||Illustrated London News|
|HKBU Library collection||Derwent Collection|
|Library record||View the record in HKBU library catalogue|
Cite this image as: "Europeans playing fan-tan at Macao : lowering the players' money in a basket", in Hong Kong Baptist University Library Art Collections, accessed 06/12/2323, https://bcc.lib.hkbu.edu.hk/artcollection/derwent-dc1-59.