Life and adventure of Three Fingerd Jack, the terror of Jamaicans.

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Title

Life and adventure of Three Fingerd Jack, the terror of Jamaicans.

Description

This colourful print shows a scene from the Life and Times of Three Finger'd Jack story. Two individuals, maybe slaves, are shackled. A man in a blue robe sporting golden crown pierces a ram with his very long spear. The scene also depicts a partially nude woman, a rooster, elephant, lion, snake and tigers.

Subject

Three Finger Jack; Mansong, Jack, - 1781 - Drama; Mansong, Jack, - 1781 - Fiction; Slaves - Jamaica; Jamaica - History - 18th century - Fiction; Slavery - Fiction; Detectives and mystery stories - Jamaica

Source

NLJ Print Collection

Identifier

D0001857

Format

JPEG

Type

Print

Citation

“Life and adventure of Three Fingerd Jack, the terror of Jamaicans.,” National Library of Jamaica Digital Collection , accessed November 26, 2020, https://nljdigital.nlj.gov.jm/items/show/292.