Digitised Image

McDonald, James Ingram, 1865-1935 :[Alarm in a Maori pa] 1906.

Reference Number: NON-ATL-0007

A battle scene inside a fortified hilltop pa, with trumpets and conch shells being blown and weapons wielded. In the background on the hilltop to the left, a gong is being beaten. Carved figures are prominent around the palisade in the right foreground. Several whare and pataka can be seen inside the pa, and groups of people are rushing about and gesturing towards the water below in the distance.

Key terms:
1 image, related to James Ingram McDonald, Trumpets, Pakanga, Gong, Taonga puoro, Maori - Pataka, Pa, Men, Maori, Weapons, Maori, Papakainga and Wood-carving, Maori.

Part of:
McDonald, James Ingram, 1865-1935 :[Alarm in a Maori pa] 1906., Reference Number NON-ATL-0007 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 photograph(s)Photograph of painting, size of original unknown. Single art work

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-005473)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - bottom left: signed and dated

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