Swords

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Date: 1979 - 1980 By: Brockie, Robert Ellison (Dr), 1932-; National Business Review Ltd Ref: Eph-C-POLITICS-1979-01 Description: Shows a kiwi tied down, with a sword of the National Development Bill descending towards "him". Protests about the way the National Development Bill will mea...
Date: 1930 - 1939 From: Cabot, Charles Henry, 1890-1978: [Collection of ephemera, posters and programmes. 1900-1976] By: Cross Printing Company Ref: Eph-E-CABOT-VARIETY-1930s-01 Description: Shows an arrangement of text, and a portrait photograph of Alex Blight standing with two striped juggling clubs. There is also a photograph of the equipment...
Date: 1978 - 1858 Ref: Eph-E-PEOPLE-Tempsky-1978-01 Description: Shows a full-length portrait of the artist and soldier Gustavus von Tempsky dressed as a soldier holding a sword in his left hand. Dated from INNZ. The orig...
Date: 1925 - 1930 By: Old Contemptibles Association; New Zealand Returned Services Association Ref: Eph-C-WAR-WI-1925-01 Description: Certificate shows a wreathed sword and a medal at the left, and a column draped in a Union Jack at the right. Private Tommy Atkins is a slang name for a comm...
Date: 1993 By: Cancer Society of New Zealand Ref: Eph-E-HEALTH-CS-1993-02 Description: Poster shows an illustration of a busy scene of children and adults involved in outdoor activities, with a school and playground in the foreground, shops, a ...
Date: 1950 By: Beach, Earle, active 2008 Ref: Curios-032-039 Description: Sword with wooden handle, the blade covered with woven flax. Shark's teeth stand out on both edges of the blade, tied in place with light brown and dark brow...
Date: 1971 From: Shore Bennett, Beverley, 1928- :[Group of 55 design drawings for leadlight windows, 1970-1996]. By: Shore Bennett, Beverley Doris, 1928- Ref: A-325-002 Description: Shows Saint Michael as a flaming angel with a sword. Inscription beneath him reads: "To the glory of God". Inscriptions: Recto - bottom right - Beverley Sho...
Date: 1853 By: Campbell, Oswald Rose, 1820-1887 Ref: G-469 Description: Full length standing portrait of a young man in uniform, his sword in his left hand and a dog at his left side, standing in front of a tree, with an extensiv...
Date: 1855 From: Pottier, H J A fl 1855 :Souvenirs de Taiti. [Album. 1854-56]. By: Pottier, H J A, active 1855; Sergent, (Monsieur), active 1900s? Ref: E-548-012 Description: Shows six sailors grouped below decks, having a meal. Swords, axe and bucket, and a reel of rope, hang on wall behind. Other Titles - Memory / Reminder of s...
Agnes Isobel Stout holding a sword-stick originally owned by Hongi Hika
Date: 1933 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-5936-02 Description: Agnes Isobel Stout holding a sword-stick originally owned by Hongi Hika, and later presented to Sir Robert Stout. Photograph taken by Charles P S Boyer circa...
Date: 1956, 2000 From: Hodgson-Windsor, Anita (Lady), 1935- : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-6814 Description: Comprises copy of marriage certificate, Te Rangi Wawatai to Hodgson-Windsor (1956), declaration by Lady Hodgson-Windsor to have names added to her marriage c...
Date: 1973 By: Ball, Murray Hone, 1939-2017; Quartet Books Ref: J-045-013 Description: Shows Bruce the Barbarian walking into the sunset holding his sword in one hand and the head of Ted the Tory in the other hand. Also gives a synopsis of Bruc...
Date: 1864 By: Robley, Horatio Gordon, 1840-1930 Ref: A-128-026 Description: Digital laser copy of a privately owned watercolour. Shows a scene at Tauranga, looking towards the sea with several ships and waka in the roadstead, and ten...
Date: 2001 By: Scott, Thomas Joseph, 1947-; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: H-673-068/089 Description: Cartoons on political and social issues. Comment about a biased referee during the Wellington vs Canterbury Ranfurly Shield match. Jenny Shipley threatens to...
Date: 1914 From: Robley, Horatio Gordon, 1840-1930 :Over 4 years episodes of the war (and during armistice) by Major General H G Robley. [ca 1920] Ref: E-024-f-1-001 Description: A simplified map, showing cities from Berlin and Hamburg south east to the Indian Ocean, with a sword covering the route, the North Sea at the top left, the ...
Date: 1964 By: Minhinnick, Gordon Edward George (Sir), 1902-1992; New Zealand herald (Newspaper) Ref: J-044-011 Description: Shows Holyoake and Nash talking. Holyoake is looking over his shoulder at an angry Asian man (probably President Sukarno of Indonesia) who is running with a ...
Date: 1989 From: Bromhead, Peter 1933- :[25 original cartoons published in the Auckland Star in September and October, 1989.] Ref: A-225-272 Description: Cartoon shows a man wearing a National Party hat, collapsing as he stabs himself in the stomach with a sword. Other Titles - October Quantity: 1 original c...
Date: 1990 - 1996 From: Garland, Nicholas, 1935- :Illustrations and cartoons by Nicholas Garland, from the Daily Telegraph, London Ref: A-294-023 Description: Shows suited officials from Germany and Japan respectively, each breaking a sword over his knee to show an intention to break from a military past. Behind e...
Date: 1914 From: Robley, Horatio Gordon, 1840-1930 :Episodes of the Great War. 1914-1928 Ref: E-024-f-2-001 Description: A simplified map, showing countries from Germany to Asia with a gun covering the route, the bayonet pointing towards 'The East' Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Phy...
Date: 1658 - 1830 - 1873 By: Graves, Robert, 1798-1873; Cable, Matthew R (Dr), active 1961 Ref: A-097-025 Description: Shows decayed head surmounting inverted crown, executioner's axe, hangman's noose, swords and unbalanced scales of justice Edges trimmed Inscriptions: Rect...