Digitised Image

Artist unknown :Decorated head of the Chief Rauparaha's canoe. [1890]

Reference Number: PUBL-0099-028

Shows the carved taurapa (wooden prow) of a waka taua (war canoe) representing Te Rauparaha, with feathers attached.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Engravings and Ethnographic images, related to d Te Rauparaha, Ngati Toa, Feathers, Waka, Wood-carving, Maori and Mahi toi.

Part of:
Sherrin, Richard Arundell Augur, 1832-1893 :Early history of New Zealand, from earliest times to 1840 / R A A Sherrin and J H Wallace. Auckland, Brett, 1890., Reference Number PUBL-0099 (5 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s) on page of book.Engraving 109 x 188 mm.. Horizontal imageSingle art work

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Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-006016)

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