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[Downes, Thomas William] 1868-1938 :[Catching the legendary eel at Tangahoe. 1938?]

Reference Number: A-076-016

An enormous eel being tempted out of the Tangahoe Stream, a tributary of the Whanganui River, by a Maori man with a live bird on the end of a rod. Others are dragging a platform up the river bank, with the eel on top of it.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Watercolours and Conjectural works, related to Mr C M Bathgate, Thomas William Downes, Tangahoe Stream, Eels, Mythology, Maori, Maori - Fishing and Maori - Hunting.

Part of:
[Downes, Thomas William] 1868-1938 :[Catching the legendary eel at Tangahoe. 1938?], Reference Number A-076-016 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour, 200 x 300 mm. Single art work

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