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Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881 :[War canoe, Waikato River]. [Drawn by Charles Heaphy; engraved by J. Whymper. London, John Murray, 1855]

Reference Number: PUBL-0075-TP

A large Maori war canoe moving towards the viewer, the oars forming a fan pattern, with one man standing and marking time. Another similar canoe is in the distance to the right, with hills behind.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Wood engravings, related to Josiah Wood Whymper, Charles Heaphy, Waikato River and Waka.

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Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881 :[War canoe, Waikato River]. [Drawn by Charles Heaphy; engraved by J. Whymper. London, John Murray, 1855], Reference Number PUBL-0075-TP (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w art print(s)Wood engraving, 58 x 85 mm on sheet with letterpress 198 x 125 mm. Single art work

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