Rope used for building and repairing dykes and banks on the Yellow River
University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: Mx04-077. Cadbury Research Library archive finding number: DA26/2/2/3 (John Preston Maxwell Papers). The man wearing goggles might be a chauffeur (he is also in Mx04-078)? See Mx04-078, Mx04-079, Mx04-080 and Mx04-081.
Black and white photograph
Cadbury Research Library (Special Collections), University of Birmingham