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The Resource Tracking travelling taonga : a narrative review of how Māori items got to London from 1798, to Salem in 1802, 1807 and 1812, and elsewhere up to 1840, by Rhys Richards

Tracking travelling taonga : a narrative review of how Māori items got to London from 1798, to Salem in 1802, 1807 and 1812, and elsewhere up to 1840, by Rhys Richards

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Tracking travelling taonga : a narrative review of how Māori items got to London from 1798, to Salem in 1802, 1807 and 1812, and elsewhere up to 1840
Title
Tracking travelling taonga
Title remainder
a narrative review of how Māori items got to London from 1798, to Salem in 1802, 1807 and 1812, and elsewhere up to 1840
Statement of responsibility
by Rhys Richards
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
Nz
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Richards, Rhys
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Maori (New Zealand people)
  • Maori (New Zealand people)
  • Maori (New Zealand people)
  • Collectors and collecting
  • Ethnological museums and collections
  • Taonga
  • Taputapu
  • Kōrero nehe
  • Tauhokohoko
  • Whare taonga
  • Toi moko
Label
Tracking travelling taonga : a narrative review of how Māori items got to London from 1798, to Salem in 1802, 1807 and 1812, and elsewhere up to 1840, by Rhys Richards
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- A French visit to North Cape on 11 March 1793 -- Lieutenant-Governor King from Norfolk Island to Muriwhenua in 1793 -- The Fancy trading for spars at Waihou (Thames) in 1795 -- Mathew Flinders' tiki in 1795 -- Sealers, early whalers and spar traders -- American traders to China -- How Daniel Ward's donations reached Salem in 1802 -- The donations of John Fitzpatrick Jeffrie in 1803 -- The donations of Captain William Richardson in 1807 -- The donations of Captain William Putnam Richardson in 1812 -- Pacific sealskins, sandalwood and beche de mer -- Other early taonga in American collections -- The Russians at Queen Charlotte Sound in 1820 -- The early missionaries: Kendall and Marsden -- The British Navy's search for spars 1820-21 -- Muskets for preserved heads from 1810 to 1840 -- The French collectors from 1824 to 1840 -- Taonga in other European museums -- Sperm whalers from 1820 to 1840 -- Six British collectors of taonga, 1820 to 1840 -- The three Maori cloaks donated by Mr C. Pettet -- The flax trade from 1828 to 1833 -- The global travels of the Mokomokai Daniel Aborn donated in 1831 -- Taonga from the South Island -- Remaining British collections 1820 to 1840 -- The United States exploring expedition in 1840 -- Lost provenances -- Retrospect: the collecting of taonga before 1840
Control code
ocn929124022
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
274 pages
Isbn
9780473331993
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)929124022
Label
Tracking travelling taonga : a narrative review of how Māori items got to London from 1798, to Salem in 1802, 1807 and 1812, and elsewhere up to 1840, by Rhys Richards
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- A French visit to North Cape on 11 March 1793 -- Lieutenant-Governor King from Norfolk Island to Muriwhenua in 1793 -- The Fancy trading for spars at Waihou (Thames) in 1795 -- Mathew Flinders' tiki in 1795 -- Sealers, early whalers and spar traders -- American traders to China -- How Daniel Ward's donations reached Salem in 1802 -- The donations of John Fitzpatrick Jeffrie in 1803 -- The donations of Captain William Richardson in 1807 -- The donations of Captain William Putnam Richardson in 1812 -- Pacific sealskins, sandalwood and beche de mer -- Other early taonga in American collections -- The Russians at Queen Charlotte Sound in 1820 -- The early missionaries: Kendall and Marsden -- The British Navy's search for spars 1820-21 -- Muskets for preserved heads from 1810 to 1840 -- The French collectors from 1824 to 1840 -- Taonga in other European museums -- Sperm whalers from 1820 to 1840 -- Six British collectors of taonga, 1820 to 1840 -- The three Maori cloaks donated by Mr C. Pettet -- The flax trade from 1828 to 1833 -- The global travels of the Mokomokai Daniel Aborn donated in 1831 -- Taonga from the South Island -- Remaining British collections 1820 to 1840 -- The United States exploring expedition in 1840 -- Lost provenances -- Retrospect: the collecting of taonga before 1840
Control code
ocn929124022
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
274 pages
Isbn
9780473331993
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)929124022

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