A View of the Cove and Tents of the English at Oroolong.
Published by G. Nichol for Capt. Henry Wilfon as the Act directs, 1788.
Copper engraving 250 x 195mm 9¾ x 7¾inches. Cut to image.
Captain Henry Wilson and the crew of the British East India Company ship "Antelope" was wrecked in Palau in August 10, 1783. Wilson and the 50 English sailors remained in Palau until November 12 until they re-built the ship. Illustration for An account of the Pelew Islands by George Keate.
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