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Painting: N.Z.S.Co.'s S.S. "TONGARIRO" 4,163. 3600 HP - London and New Zealand (Royal Mail); F.W. Coombes; 1994.97.10

Object number

1994.97.10

Name/Title

Painting: N.Z.S.Co.'s S.S. "TONGARIRO" 4,163. 3600 HP - London and New Zealand (Royal Mail)

Object Type

Art

About this Object

Watercolour painting of the New Zealand Shipping Company's SS TONGARIRO. The ship was in was in N.Z.S.C. service from 1883 to 1889 and the company's flag is flying from the main-mast in the painting.

Medium and Materials

Watercolour

Inscription and Marks

"F.W.C. Oct 4th 1886", Initials and Date

Measurements

HxW (2D objects YxX): H 167 W 226mm (H 6 9/16 W 8 7/8in) HxW (2D objects YxX): H 116 W 215mm (H 4 9/16 W 8 7/16in)

Subject Keywords

Painting, Shipping Lines

Other Number

S28

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs E. Lindis Ashton

Copyright Licence

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