A Man Under Tapu or Sacrosanct

Robley, Horatio Gordon
Current rights
Public Domain
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About this object
Watercolour on paper of two figures kneeling outside the front of a wharenui. The figure on the right has his hands clasped behind his back while the figure on the left is feeding him. Unsigned. Undated.
Production place
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Watercolour on paper
Height x Width: 186 x 148mm
A man under Tapu or Sacrosanct being fed. His hands should not touch his head, Inscription, Handwritten
MMC 807, Old Collection Information, Handwritten
MMC/807/ O/632, Old Collection Information, Handwritten
Classification terms
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, [6094]
Credit line
gifted by Lady Florence Maclean
Other number(s)
MMC807, 6094


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