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Gold, Charles Emilius, 1809-1871 :Wellington Harbor N[ew] Zealand [1855 or 1856?]

Reference Number: A-288-008

A view from the junction of the Petone foreshore and the present Hutt Road, looking along the bush-clad Western side of Wellington Harbour, with a Maori canoe pulling away from the shore. Two bays along the shore, a large hillside slip is visible, almost certainly the slip caused by the 1855 Wellington earthquake

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Watercolours, related to Lieutant-Colonel Charles Emilius Gold, Hutt Road, Petone, Landslides, Earthquakes and Waka.

Part of:
Gold, Charles Emilius 1809-1871 :Sketches by General Gold, 1846 to 1860, Reference Number A-288-001/040 (37 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour, 133 x 227 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copies in preference to original.

Other copies available: Colour laser copyIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-005132)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - bottom right: title in sepia ink, with Harbour spelled as harbor

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