[Artist unknown] :[Sketches of a Maori muru at Parawera; arrival of Ngatiraukawa, preparation of food, etc. Between 1860 and 1890?]
A fire and a man chopping firewood in the centre foreground, with a house, two wheeled carts, two dogs and seated groups. Ngati Raukawa seated in a large group in the centre facing the marae and the Parawera people, with Ngati Haua seated on the right. A horse and flagpole with two flags to the left, the wharenui, fenced gardens and hills in the background.
Inscriptions: Recto - [names of the three tribes, either in the hand of the artist or of Gilbert Mair]
Physical Description: Pencil on paper 234 x 324 mm (irregular)
Alternative form available: Scanned from original
Access restrictions: Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Format: Works of art, Pencil on paper 234 x 324 mm (irregular)See original record
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