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B.L. Singley 
Chinese Criminals in the Viceroy's Yamen, now used as a jail, Tien-Tsin, China 
1900 (ca) 
  
Photograph 
Private collection of John Quin 
 
LL/102173 
  
The prisoners who appear to be Boxers (anti imperialist rebels) are wearing Cangue (a type of yoke) this was primarily a means of humiliation or corporal punishment though it was also used in torture and execution. 
 

 
  
 
  
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