Sketch of a Maori policeman. 1850.

Date Created

1850

Identifier

Hocken Pictorial Collections - 12,770
a2383

Description

Lower left (l.l.) in pencil: Sketch of a Maori Policeman; l.r. in pencil: C.C. Clarke del. 4/5/50 … [illeg]; l.c. in ink in Dr Hocken’s hand: A Maori policeman. Drawn by C.C. Clarke 4.5.50 ? T.M. Hocken; verso: New Zealand as it is; label in ink in Dr Hocken’s hand: Part of Sir George Grey’s Native Policy during his second term of office in New Zealand was to confer various civil & other appointments upon the natives in common with their English fellow subjects. This was with the view of bringing the two races into closer & more friendly contact. T.M.H.

Extent

344 x 249 mm

Medium

pencil, pen & ink on brown paper

Temporal Coverage

Provenance

Dr T.M. Hocken’s Collection.

Source

Dr T.M. Hocken’s Collection.

Language

eng

Files

a2383.jpg

Citation

Clarke, Cuthbert, 1818-1863, “Sketch of a Maori policeman. 1850.,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed May 24, 2024, https://ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/5148.