Street trader: birds’ nest seller

#Picture Number TP109

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Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a street trader, a birds’ nest seller. Barefoot, he wears a big felt hat and a smock. He holds a shallow wicker basket containing birds’ nests with eggs in them. In his other hand he holds a wooden staff round which a live snake twines.