New Zealand Moths
PD-1952-2-1-22 (Reference Number)
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 ?
400 mm. x 275 mm.
Loose prints (PD 56(1-85), sketchbooks 1-9 PD 56(85-93)
- No Known Copyright Restrictions (Copyright)
- Access by appointment (Access Notes)
Heaphy, C. (1861) New Zealand Moths. Auckland War Memorial Museum - Tamaki Paenga Hira. PD-1952-2-1-22.
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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