Print [H.M.S New Zealand]; [?]; [?]; CT78.392

Name/Title

Print [H.M.S New Zealand]

About this object

Print; a colour print depicting the 'H.M.S. New Zealand', set behind glass in a wooden frame. The image is surrounded by a brown border, featuring images of ropes, lifesavers and fish and has the title: "H.M.S. NEW ZEALAND" and the caption:

"The super-dreadnought battle cruiser, H.M.S. New Zealand, presented to the Imperial Government by the Dominion of New Zealand, 18,800 tons, 44,000 h.p., speed 25 knots, actual speed at trial 27 knots; carries eight 12in. guns and sixteen 4in. guns. The keel was laid down in January, 1910, launched July 1st, 1911 and placed in commission under command of Captain Lionel Halsey."

Maker

[?]

Maker Role

Printer

Date Made

[?]

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper
processed material, paper, cardboard
processed material, glass
organic, vegetal, wood

Place Made

[?]

Inscription and Marks

Printed: "H.M.S. NEW ZEALAND. / The Super-Dreadnought Battle Cruiser..."

Technique

printed

Technique

framed

Measurements

h 20mm x l 542mm x w 440mm
Large

Subject and Association Keywords

military science, war

Subject and Association Keywords

navigation. merchant marine

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".

Object Type

artwork

Object number

CT78.392

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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