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Parkinson, Sidney 1745-1771 :The head of a New Zealander, with a comb in his hair, an ornament of green stone in his ear, and another of a fish's tooth round his neck, / Thornton sculp. [1773].

Reference Number: PUBL-0095-3-453

Profile head of a Maori man with an unusual style of moko, his hair in a top-knot with a bone comb, an ornament at his neck.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Engravings, Ethnographic images and Portraits, related to Mr Thornton, Sydney Parkinson, Maori - Clothing, Maori - Moko and Cook, James 1728-1779 - Voyages, 1st, 1768-1771.

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Parkinson, Sidney 1745-1771 :The head of a New Zealander, with a comb in his hair, an ornament of green stone in his ear, and another of a fish's tooth round his neck, / Thornton sculp. [1773]., Reference Number PUBL-0095-3-453 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w art print(s)Engraving, 200 x 161 mm.. Vertical imageSingle art work

Historical Notes: From a wash drawing by Parkinson on Cook's 1st voyage, now in the British Library

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