Manuscript, Treaty at Pā Whakiro (sic) Whakairo 20 July 1863

Production date
20 Jul 1863
Current rights
Public Domain

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One of two key/indexes to watercolour titled: Treaty at Pā Whakairo 20 July 1863. Lists several of the people shown in the painting: 1) Donald McLean, 2) Chief Porokuru, 3) Chief Hapuku, 4) Te Moananui, 5) Chief Whare. The index also indicates: 6) a whare, 7) flour mill, 8) pots containing preserved birds for the guests, 9) lady visitors, 10) carved figure of a chief, 11) posts cut with resemblance of heads (tupuna). Māori women are also present. In total there are 60 figures.
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Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black ink on paper. Mounted on card.
Height x Width: 258 x 390mm
Signature/Inscription for web
drawn by H.G. Robley, Signature, Handwritten
20 July 1863, Date of Creation, Handwritten
Index to meeting at 20 July 1863/ (1) Donald McLean esq. (2) aged chief Porokuru,/ (3) addressed by chief Hapuku (4) chief Te Moana-nui/ (5) Chief's Wharre (6) Wharre (7) Flour Mill (8) Pots of preserved birds for the guests - Assemblage of Maoris and Pakeha/ photographed by C.H. Robson/ -interpreter., Inscription, Handwritten
801, Inscription, Handwritten
O/626 MMC/801, Inscription, Handwritten
894/ 311, Inscription, Handwritten
C20/, Inscription, Handwritten
Classification terms
Subject period
Subject date
20 Jul 1863
Current rights
Credit line
McLean Collection
Other number(s)
41/231, MMC801, 95832
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