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Pearse, John, 1808-1882 :Rude carving at Petone Pah at its entrance. [ca 1854]

Reference Number: E-455-f-043-2

Detail of a carved gatepost, with attached fencing. The gatepost is topped with a carved face, with paua shell eyes. The artist has used the word 'rude' in the sense of primitive or rough

Key terms:
1 image, related to John Pearse, Pito-one Pa, Petone, Maori - Pa - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Wood-carving, Maori.

Part of:
Pearse, John, 1808-1882 :[Scenes around Wellington Harbour. Between 1852 and 1856], Reference Number E-455-f-043 (4 digitised items)
Pearse, John 1808-1882 :[Album. 1851-1856], Reference Number E-455-f (76 digitised items)

Extent: 1 drawing(s)Ink & wash, 125 x 75 mm. Art works

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