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Just arrived and to be seen during the Mart. Two astonishing wonders! The Linconshire hero, or Waterloo giant ... Mazzellah, the New Zealand wild Indian cannibal alive, dressed in his native costume. Ann Turner, printer, Lynn. [ca 1820?]

Reference Number: Eph-B-MAORI-1820-01

The lower half has text describing Mazzellah, the great warrior from the interior of New Zealand. "Although this wonderful Cannibal Man has been but six months in England, he is perfectly harmless, except the intrusion of personal insult, his eyes are sharp and piercing, as though watchful of every motion. The hair of this singular man is a jet Black, nearly as soft as silk, and flow over his shoulders, he is swift on foot, and no doubt in War. ..."

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1 image, categorised under Ephemera, Fliers (Printed matter) and Letterpress works, related to ca Mazzellah, England, Maori - England, Cannibalism and Maori - Travel - Great Britain.

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Just arrived and to be seen during the Mart. Two astonishing wonders! The Linconshire hero, or Waterloo giant ... Mazzellah, the New Zealand wild Indian cannibal alive, dressed in his native costume. Ann Turner, printer, Lynn. [ca 1820?], Reference Number Eph-B-MAORI-1820-01 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s) on flier.Letterpress, on sheet 275 x 155 mm.. Vertical imageEphemera

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