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[Clarke, Cuthbert Charles] 1819-1863 :[A hakari, or food stage, Bay of Islands. September 1849]

Reference Number: B-030-006

A very large wooden construction (hakari) with flags flying from poles on the top. There are people climbing up its sides, seated beneath it and moving round its base. Piles of food are also on the ground

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Crayon drawings, related to Sir George Grey, Cuthbert Charles Clarke, Russell, Feasts, Hakari, Maori - Food and Whanau.

Part of:
[Clarke, Cuthbert Charles] 1819-1863 :[A hakari, or food stage, Bay of Islands. September 1849], Reference Number B-030-006 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 drawing(s)Pencil and coloured crayon, 271 x 381 mm. Single art work

Historical Notes: The hakari was erected at Kororareka (modern Russell) Bay of Islands to contain the food at a feast given by the local chiefs in honour of Sir George Grey

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-015722)

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