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Green, William Spotswood, 1847-1919 :Crossing the couloir. Under fire! [2 March 1882]

Reference Number: E-581-q-021

Green and his two companions crossing a snow and ice-filled corridor between two rock faces on Mount Cook. The three men are roped together and have ice-axes. They are having to dodge a large chunk of ice that has broken off the ice cliff of the glacier above them.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Watercolours, related to Rev William Spotswood Green, Aoraki, Glaciers and Mountaineers.

Part of:
Green, William Spotswood, 1847-1919 :[Journey to New Zealand and the attempt on Mount Cook, November 1881 to March 1882, and] Dodging about Switzerland in 1879., Reference Number E-581-q (29 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour 177 x 125 mm. Single art work

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Inscriptions: Inscribed - On album page - bottom right: title in ink

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