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Gold, Charles Emilius 1809-1871 :In Wellington Harbour. [Canoe being hauled ashore in high wind. Between 1848 and 1860]

Reference Number: A-288-025

A beach in Wellington Harbour, probably on the east coast of Miramar Peninsula, two cabbage trees to the left, with eight Maori men hauling a waka ashore in a high wind. The canoe has a mast, a single sail and a pennant fluttering from its top.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Lieutant-Colonel Charles Emilius Gold, Miramar Peninsula, Waka, Winds, Men, Maori and Cabbage trees.

Part of:
Gold, Charles Emilius 1809-1871 :Sketches by General Gold, 1846 to 1860, Reference Number A-288-001/040 (37 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour, 177 x 252 mm. Single art work

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: Colour laser copyIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-005150)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Verso - In Wellington Harbour. Carry. [in pencil in the artist's hand - Carry was Caroline, his daughter]

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