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[Heaphy, Charles] 1820-1881 :Warepori or "Dark house". Day & Haghe. [London, Smith, Elder 1845]

Reference Number: PUBL-0011-02-1

Wharepouri gesturing with a mere in his right hand, the Tory behind him and a rowboat with four men being rowed towards the ship. A Maori canoe and several men behind Wharepouri on the left. The background is Wellington Harbour, probably looking towards the harbour entrance, with Miramar peninsula on the right, taken from the western shore, near Petone. Wharepouri, who has full facial moko, is wearing a tiki, an earring and a cloak, either of dogskin or feathers, with a kaitaka border.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Portraits and Lithographs, related to Te Wharepouri d 1842, Tory (Ship), Miramar Peninsula, Hutt Road, Te Ati Awa, Waka, Weapons, Maori, Maori - Clothing and Maori - Moko.

Part of:
[Heaphy, Charles] 1820-1881 :The two head chiefs of Port Nicholson. Warepori or "Dark house". Epuni or "Greedy". Day & Haghe. [London, Smith, Elder 1845], Reference Number PUBL-0011-02 (2 digitised items)
Wakefield, Edward Jerningham 1820-1879 :Illustrations to "Adventure in New Zealand". Lithographed from original drawings taken on the spot by Mrs Wicksteed, Miss King, Mrs Fox, Mr John Saxton, Mr Charles Heaphy, Mr S. C. Brees and Captain W. Mein Smith., Reference Number PUBL-0011 (29 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s)Lithograph, hand-coloured 247 x 172 mm on sheet 350 x 544 mm. Vertical imageSingle art work

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