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[Gilsemans, Isaac] fl 1637-1645 :Syn onse schepen so die geanckert legen op de veede ... [Tongatapu] 23 January 1643.

Reference Number: PUBL-0106-001

Tasman's ships the Heemskerck and the Zeehaen moored at Tongatapu in January 1643, with details of a Tonga double canoe, a fishing vessel, small canoes coming to the ships, Tongans swimming to the ships, and palm trees and other vegetation on land in the background. The hand-colouring is applied only to the Dutch flags on the two ships

Key terms:
1 image, related to Heemskerck (Ship), Zeehaen (Ship), Tongatapu, Women, Tongan, Dutch - Tonga, Flags, Canoes and canoeing - Tonga and Men, Tongan.

Part of:
Tasman, Abel Janszoon, 1603-1659 :Abel Janszoon Tasman's journal of his discovery of Van Diemens Land and New Zealand in 1642 ... [facsimiles]. Amsterdam, Frederick Muller & Co., 1898., Reference Number PUBL-0106 (3 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s)Photolithograph (with hand-colouring) of ink drawing, 284 x 434 mm. Single art work

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copies in preference to original.

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures910. Voyages. Tasman(DFP-006159)

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