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Gilsemans, Isaac :Thus appears the main land to south of the Rocky Point [Cape Foulwind] when you sail along the coast and views of the Rocky Point which appear thus as you can see below. [December 1642]

Reference Number: PUBL-0086-019

Coastal profiles of Cape Foulwind (near Westport, West Coast, South Island) and its surrounding landscape in December 1642, during the visit of Abel Tasman. This was the first area of New Zealand seen by Tasman. Each profile has a lengthy inscription in Dutch below it.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Coastal profiles, related to Abel Janszoon Tasman, Isaac Gilsemans, Cape Foulwind, West Coast Region (N.Z.) - Discovery and exploration and Dutch - New Zealand.

Part of:
Tasman, Abel Janszoon, 1603-1659? :Abel Janszoon Tasman's journal. Amsterdam, Friedrich Muller & Co, 1898., Reference Number PUBL-0086 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s)Photolithograph, 290 x 435 mm. Single art work

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-005852)

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