The Captain standing at right, gripping his rifle to swing towards the group of indigenous Hawaiian warriors facing him, one of which raises a dagger to plunge into his shoulder, at right Cook's men fire from rowing boats; after George Carter.  1784  Etching and engraving

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1877,0609.1727

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The Captain standing at right, gripping his rifle to swing towards the group of indigenous Hawaiian warriors facing him, one of which raises a dagger to plunge into his shoulder, at right Cook's men fire from rowing boats; after George Carter. 1784 Etching and engraving

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