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New Zealand Moths

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  • Description
    Five moths, one outlined in pencil, the rest with colour details painted in. Some names, only partially legible, written in pencil top right: 1. Rangitoto ?,2. Silver? spotted ?, 3. Blue eyed ?
  • Other Number
    PD-1952-2-1-22
  • Collection area
  • Record richness
Uncaptioned
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Catalogue

  • Catalogue title
    New Zealand Moths
  • Identifiers
    PD-1952-2-1-22  (Reference Number)
  • Period
  • Description
    Five moths, one outlined in pencil, the rest with colour details painted in. Some names, only partially legible, written in pencil top right: 1. Rangitoto ?,2. Silver? spotted ?, 3. Blue eyed ?
  • Collection
  • Part of
  • Physical description
    400 mm. x 275 mm.
  • Production
  • Medium
    Watercolour
  • Format
  • Subject
    Moths--New Zealand (General Subject)
  • Associated material
    Loose prints (PD 56(1-85), sketchbooks 1-9 PD 56(85-93)
  • Availability
    • No Known Copyright Restrictions  (Copyright)
    • Access by appointment  (Access Notes)
  • Citation
    Heaphy, C. (1861) New Zealand Moths. Auckland War Memorial Museum - Tamaki Paenga Hira. PD-1952-2-1-22.
  • Notes
    Three of the Heaphy sketchbooks, (PD 56(85-87), were dismantled from their original sketchbook format and individually mounted, using conservation materials. The original covers and bindings are boxed separately.

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