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[Gold, Charles Emilius] 1809-1871 :Maori war dance [ca 1855]

Reference Number: B-103-020

A group of Maori men and women performing a haka, with tongues protruding. A range of weapons is being held aloft, including patu, muskets, spears and tomahawks. Two women in the front row are dressed in European clothes. The remainder, probably all men, are in indigenous wear

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Watercolours, related to Lieutant-Colonel Charles Emilius Gold, Axes, Patu, Taiaha, Women, Maori, Haka and Rifles.

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[Gold, Charles Emilius] 1809-1871 :Maori war dance [ca 1855], Reference Number B-103-020 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour 220 x 305 mm. Single art work

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Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-014571)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - beneath image: title in ink

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