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Effets des habitans des Iles des Amis (Possessions of the inhabitants of the Friendly Islands)

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    Oc2006,Prt.171

  • Title (object)

    • Effets des habitans des Iles des Amis (Possessions of the inhabitants of the Friendly Islands)
  • Description

    A group of clubs, weapons and fans from Tonga.1797.
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • Date

    • 1797
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 51.4 centimetres
    • Width: 34.3 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        front of print
      • Inscription Language

        French
      • Inscription Content

        Atlas du voyage a de recherche de la Perouse. No.32. EFFETS DES HABITANS DES ILES DES AMIS. Dien scripsit
      • Inscription Translation

        Atlas of the voyage of the research of the Perouse No, 32
        Possessions of the inhabitants of the Friendly Islands
        Dien scripsit
      • Inscription Comment

        handwritten in ink
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        back of print
      • Inscription Content

        KXQ.OC.9c
      • Inscription Comment

        handwritten in pencil
  • Curator's comments

    Related information: this image is published in La Perouse, Jean-Francois de Galaup (1797), 'Atlas du voyage de La Perouse'. There are three volumes. The third volume is often known as "Atlas". Plate 33.

  • Condition

    Foxing and worn at edges.

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Department

    Africa, Oceania & the Americas

  • Registration number

    Oc2006,Prt.171

  • Additional IDs

    • KXQ.Oc.9c (Old BM series number)
A group of clubs, weapons and fans from Tonga.1797.
Engraving

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