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[Strutt, William] 1825-1915 :[The Maori war dance]. 4th position. [1855 or 1856]

Reference Number: E-452-f-017-2

A Maori man, his face distorted with protruding tongue, feathers in his hair, wearing a flax loin-cloth, stamping and brandishing a spear with both hands. He is looking over his left shoulder.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Pencil works and Portraits, related to New Plymouth, Weapons, Maori, Maori - Clothing and Haka.

Part of:
[Strutt, William] 1825-1915 :[Five studies of the Maori war dance or haka, 1855 or 1856], Reference Number E-452-f-016/018 (5 digitised items)
Strutt, William 1825-1915 :A collection of drawings in water colour ink and pencil illustrative of the scenery and early life of settlers and Maoris of New Zealand. 1855-1863. 1st series., Reference Number E-452-f (21 digitised items)

Extent: 1 drawing(s)Pencil, 305 x 159 mm. Single art work

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