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Parkinson, Sydney, 1745-1771 :A war canoe of New Zealand, with a view of Gable End Foreland [ca April 1770]. Plate 16 [1773]

Reference Number: PUBL-0095-3-463

Shows a carved waka seating some 30 men, with a high decorated end towards the right, and Gable End Foreland in the background. Note that some copies from this image show the high end of the boat at the left.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Engravings and Ethnographic images, related to James Cook, Sydney Parkinson, Gable End Foreland, Waka - New Zealand - Gisborne Region and Voyages and travels.

Part of:
Hawkesworth, John, 1715?-1773 :An account of the voyages undertaken by the order of His present Majesty for making discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere, and successfully performed by Commodore Byron, Captain Wallis, Captain Carteret and Captain Cook, in, Reference Number REng-HAWK-Acco-1773-Copy1-Acc.1344-1346 (2 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w art print(s) on page of volumeEngraving on octavo page.. Horizontal imageSingle art work

Historical Notes: Date of original sighting in ca April 1770 is taken from Joppien & Smith.

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