Mr Mantell secures the votes of the Maoris for his friend Dr Williams by bribing them with toys.

Date Created

1854

Identifier

Hocken Pictorial Collections - 7,729
a1402

Description

Lower left (l.l.) in pencil: J. Brown 1854; u.c. in ink in Dr Hockenís hand: Mr Mantell secures the votes of the Maoris for his friend Dr Williams by bribing them with toys. 1. Carnegie; 2. Mantell, Circa 1853, T.M.H.; label in ink in Dr Hockenís hand: Mr Mantell seeks the votes of the Maories for his friend Dr Williams by bribing them with toys

Extent

288 x 460 mm (lacunae)

Medium

pencil on paper

Spatial Coverage

Provenance

Dr T.M. Hocken’s Collection.

Source

Found uncatalogued 1948. Dr T.M. Hocken’s Collection.

Files

a1402.jpg

Citation

Brown, James, 1819?-1877, “Mr Mantell secures the votes of the Maoris for his friend Dr Williams by bribing them with toys.,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed February 6, 2023, https://otago.ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/5117.