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Gilsemans, Isaac :Vaertuig en Gedaente der inwoonders van Selandia Nova. P. 173 [Amsterdam, 1705]

Reference Number: qR910-WITS-Noord-1705-Acc.1311-p.173

Ten seated Maori men rowing a canoe, with one man standing at the prow on the right. The canoe appears to be double-hulled. All the men have topknot hairstyles. Derived from Gilsemans' 'View of Murderers' Bay' from Abel Tasman's journal and shows Maori in Golden Bay at the time of Tasman's attempted landing on 19 December 1642.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Engravings and Portraits, related to Abel Janszoon Tasman, Isaac Gilsemans, Golden Bay, Waka and Maori - Clothing.

Part of:
Witsen, Nicolaes Cornesliszoon, 1641-1717 :Noord en Oost Tartarye ... (Tweede druk). Amsterdam, Francois Halma, 1705., Reference Number qR910-WITS-Noord-1705-Acc.1311 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w art print(s)Engraving, 315 x 190 mm. Single art work

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