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Angas, George French, 1822-1886 :Monument to Te Whero Whero's daughter, at Raroera Pah / George French Angas [delt]; J. W. Giles [lith]. Plate 10. 1847.

Reference Number: PUBL-0014-10

Shows intricately carved wooden mausoleum )papatupapaku), about twelve or fourteen feet high, in which the body would have been placed upright.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ethnographic images and Lithographs, related to J W Giles, Potatau Te Wherowhero, Raroera Pa, Otawhao, Waikato, Carving (Decorative arts), Rangatira, Maori - Burial, Tombs - New Zealand - Waikato Region, Monuments, Mahi toi and Maori - Funeral customs and rites.

Part of:
Angas, George French 1822-1886 :The New Zealanders Illustrated. London, Thomas McLean, 1847., Reference Number PUBL-0014 (35 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s)Tinted lithograph, hand-coloured, 345 x 230 mm.. Vertical imageSingle art work

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