Photograph of undervest, masquerading as the spirit "'Pegg"
Photograph of undervest which, masquerading as the spirit "'Peggy", led to the Scottish medium Helen Duncan's conviction for fraudulent mediumship at Edinburgh, 11 May 1933. The vest, photographed from the back, shows rips caused during a struggle, many pin-holes and identifying signatures and seals affixed by the sitters. This is one of series of photographs of Harry Price's investigations into the mediumship of Helen Duncan and of Esson Maule, who was involved with the exposure of Helen Duncan during a sance in Edinburgh. HPG/1/4/3 (ii)"
Image Copyright © Mary Evans Picture Library/HARRY PRICE
Media ID 4421157
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Creation Date: 23rd February 2010
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