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Kweichow potters carrying their earthenware to the market. By far the most important means used in Chinese transportation is the carrying pole. With a well balanced load of from 100 to 150 lbs. a Chinese might be on the road from 12-14 hours.
Not on display
Gelatin Silver Print
254 x 333 mm (10 0 x 13 1/8 in.)
Bequest of John Gutmann in honor of Dr. Walter Heil
Photographs by John Gutmann, M.H. deYoung Memorial Museum, 1946