Gargantua the Great, the famous scar-fac : News Photo

Gargantua the Great, the famous scar-fac

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Alfred Eisenstaedt / Contributor
Gargantua the Great, the famous scar-faced giant gorilla featured in Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey combined shows, raising his arms to beat his chest, in his 11-ton, air-conditioned cage at the circus' winter quarters. (Photo by Alfred Eisenstaedt/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)
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Gargantua the Great, the famous scar-faced giant gorilla featured in Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey combined shows, raising his arms to beat his chest, in his 11-ton, air-conditioned cage at the circus' winter quarters. (Photo by Alfred Eisenstaedt/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)
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Date created:
February 01, 1940
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50388786
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Collection:
The LIFE Picture Collection
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1,555 x 2,048 px (21.60 x 28.44 in) - 72 dpi - 1.64 MB
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Source:
The LIFE Picture Collection
Barcode:
5505237
Object name:
5505237
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