[Sherriff, George, 1846-1930: Redoubt at Manaia 1881]

Date
[ca 1920s]
By
Sherriff, George, 1846-1930
Ref
A-472-029
Description

The Alexandras lined up on horseback and holding [rifles?]. Captain Fletcher Harrison is drilling the cavalry. The Manaia Redoubt, including watchtower, is in the background. The corner of a fenced paddock can also be seen.

Inscriptions: Verso - top left - N.Z Wars History / J. Cowan [in ink]; Verso - bottom right - No 5 [in pencil] ; Verso - centre - Redoubt at Manaia, Alexandra Cavalry drilling Cap Fletcher Harrison [in pencil]

The Alexandra Cavalry carried out drilling at Manaia Redoubt in November 1881

Quantity: 1 watercolour(s).

Physical Description: Watercolour, ink, and Chinese white on card, 215 x 150 mm

Transfers: Removed from scrapbook at fMS-Papers-11946-013.

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Curator required
Part of
Cowan family: Collection / Scrapbooks, clippings and related material
Format
1 watercolour(s), Watercolours, Watercolour, ink, and Chinese white on card, 215 x 150 mm, Orientation: vertical
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