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Parkinson, Sydney, 1745-1771 :View of an arched rock on the coast of New Zealand with an hippa, or place of retreat, on the top of it. S. Parkinson del; J. Newton sc. London, 1784. Plate XXIV.

Reference Number: PUBL-0037-24

The arched rock at Mercury Bay, with a small canoe with a sail beneath it and the Endeavour at anchor to the right beyond the rock. The palisades and some buildings of the pa (Te Puta o te Paretauhinu) on top of the rock, with a figure to the right waving a cloth. Canoes pulled up on the lower reaches of the rock. The rock has subsequently collapsed.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Engravings, related to J Newton, Sydney Parkinson, Herman Diedrich Sporing, Endeavour HMS (Ship), Te Puta o Paretauhinu (Pa), Mercury Bay, Pa - New Zealand - Waikato Region, Waka and Cook, James 1728-1779 - Voyages, 1st, 1768-1771.

Part of:
Parkinson, Sydney, 1745-1771 :A journal of a voyage to the South Seas, in his Majesty's ship, 'The Endeavour'. Faithfully transcribed from the papers of the late Sydney Parkinson. London; Printed for Charles Dilly, in the Poultry, and James Phillips, in t, Reference Number PUBL-0037 (8 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s)Engraving, hand-coloured, 225 x 270 mm. Single art work

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