A piece ofbamboo cane is provided, which nearly corresponds with
the height of the criminal, and is of considerable circumference. This
bamboo being perfectly hollow , admits the passage of a large iron chain, one end of which is rivetted round a stake, the other encircles his neck, and is confined there by a padlock. His legs are fettered by a few links of chain.
- The Punishments of China
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