Lloyd, Trevor, 1863-1937 :The moa and the lion. [Postcard. 1905].

Lloyd, Trevor, 1863-1937 :The moa and the lion. [Postcard. 1905].
Date
1905
By
Lloyd, Trevor, 1863-1937
Ref
Eph-A-RUGBY-1905-01
Description

Shows a moa wearing trousers with a silver fern on them, holding a battered lion in its beak. The lion wears trousers showing the Union Jack. The scoreboard shows a score of: NZ 829; Eng[land] 39. Probably refers to 1905 tour of Britain when 1 game was lost out of 32 played.

Exhibited in 'Guts and Glory' an exhibition of rugby cartoons, organised by the New Zealand Cartoon Archive Trust in association with the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, at the National Library Gallery, 15 July - 7 November 1999, and then touring until 2001. Curated by Susan Foster.

Quantity: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s) on postcard.

Physical Description: Photolithograph on postcard, 89 x 139 mm.

Additional description

Alternative form available: Slide available in Ephemera Room - no. 196 and 197 (recto), and 198 (verso)

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Part of
[Ephemera, programmes and booklets relating to rugby union football in New Zealand. 1900-1919].
Format
1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s) on postcard, Ephemera, Photolithographs, Postcards, Cartoons (Commentary), Photolithograph on postcard, 89 x 139 mm., Orientation: Horizontal image
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