Robley, Horatio Gordon, 1840-1930 :Surrender of the Ngaiterangi to Colonel Greer C.NZ. commanding Tauranga district, after the battle of Te Ranga, June 21 1864.

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 tents along the water's edge. Shows Ngati Rangi seated around a large pile of rifles, taiaha and swords. A large group of Maori is seated, with their leader, Hori Ngatai standing in the centre and speaking.

Compare to detail reproduced in "New Zealand's heritage", part 40, front cover; this is said to be reproduced from a picture in the National Museum.

Other Titles - Ngati Rangi

Inscriptions: Recto - bottom right - H Robley 68th L[ight] Infantry; Recto - beneath image - [Title]

Quantity: 1 colour photo-mechanical print(s).

Physical Description: Colour laser print, image 200 x 355 mm.

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Curator required
Format
1 colour photo-mechanical print(s), Works of art, Watercolours, Colour laser print, image 200 x 355 mm., Orientation: Horizontal image
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