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[Gold, Charles Emilius] 1809-1871 :Thompson's warree Otaki, New Zealand 1849

Reference Number: B-103-028

Shows Tamihana Te Rauparaha's house, built in a combined Maori and European style with carved figures supporting the trellis around the front verandah, weather boards, and a shingled roof. The inside was also partially carved with tukutuku panels adorning the walls. Other dwellings, possibly built in the same style, beyond a fence in the background, trees and a hill. A young wisteria has been trained to climb the roof pole on the left of Tamihana's house.

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1 image, categorised under Watercolours, related to Tamihana Te Rauparaha, Lieutant-Colonel Charles Emilius Gold, Otaki, Ngati Raukawa ki te Tonga, Ngati Toa, Wood-carving, Maori, Dwellings - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Gardens - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

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[Gold, Charles Emilius] 1809-1871 :Thompson's warree Otaki, New Zealand 1849, Reference Number B-103-028 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour 175 x 250 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

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Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-003000)

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