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Parkinson, Sydney, 1745-1771 :The head of a chief of New Zealand, the face curiously tataow'd, or marked according to their manner. S. Parkinson del. T. Chamber sc. London, 1784. Plate XVI.

Reference Number: PUBL-0037-16

Head and shoulders portrait of a Maori man, his hair in a topknot with feathers and a bone comb, full facial moko, a greenstone earring, a tiki and a flax cloak. He has a small beard and a moustache.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Engravings and Portraits, related to Thomas Chambers, Sydney Parkinson, Men, Maori, Maori - Clothing, Maori - Moko and Cook, James 1728-1779 - Voyages, 1st, 1768-1771.

Part of:
Parkinson, Sydney, 1745-1771 :A journal of a voyage to the South Seas, in his Majesty's ship, 'The Endeavour'. Faithfully transcribed from the papers of the late Sydney Parkinson. London; Printed for Charles Dilly, in the Poultry, and James Phillips, in t, Reference Number PUBL-0037 (8 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s)Engraving, hand-coloured, 260 x 205 mm. Single art work

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Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-004055)

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