Digitised Image

Shaw Savill Line :Shaw Savill Line. New Zealand via Panama Canal / E Waters. [ca 1930].

Reference Number: Eph-E-SHIP-1930-02

Shows in the right foreground a traditionally dressed Maori warrior standing with taiaha in an ornately carved and decorated canoe (fron end only visible). Two rowers are visible behind him. The setting is a river gorge, possibly the Wanganui River. The text is arranged above and below the picture, and there is a blank area at the bottom for advertising details to be filled in. The sides are bordered with a Maori decorative border.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Offset printing, Ephemera, Ethnographic images, Conjectural works and Advertising, related to E Waters, Shaw Savill Company, Gibbs & Gibbs Ltd (London), New Zealand Ship and Marine Society, Te Winika (Waka), Whanganui River, Taiaha, Rivers - New Zealand - Manawatu-Wanganui Region, Shipping, Borders, Ornamental (Decorative arts), Passenger ships, Waka, Men, Maori, Maori - Clothing, Wood-carving, Maori and Mahi toi.

Part of:
Shaw Savill Line :Shaw Savill Line. New Zealand via Panama Canal / E Waters. [ca 1930]., Reference Number Eph-E-SHIP-1930-02 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s) (poster).Lithograph, 1013 x 632 mm.. Ephemera

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copy in preference to original.

Other copies available: Colour transparency available.

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - bottom left: E Waters; Recto - bottom right: Gibbs & Gibbs Ltd. Litho. London.; Verso - top left: (Rubber stamp): New Zealand Ship and Marine Society

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