Trumpet made of shell New Zealand

Title: Trumpet made of shell New Zealand
Description: This specimen was obtained by the Forsters in Queen Charlotte Sound on 4 June 1773 from a party of visiting Maoris during Captain Cook's Second Voyage. It was given to Thomas Pennant, and acquired by the University Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Cambridge, in 1912.
Date: 1773 (drawn about 1775)
Author: Moses Griffith
Dimensions: 210 x 177
Collection: British Library
Reference no: Add.Ms.15508f.33
Record no.: 2547

 

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