This is a notebook from our latest exhibition Voyage to Aotearoa: Tupaia and the Endeavour about Tupaia, the Tahitian priest navigator, who sailed on board the Endeavour with Captain Cook on his first voyage to Aotearoa.
The cover images are sketches of te taonga a Tūmatauenga (weapons), te waka (sailing equipment), taonga whakarākei (jewellery), and taonga pūoro (musical instruments) from Aotearoa, and other objects from Tierra del Fuego and Australia, by Sydney Parkinson, 1773. State Library of New South Wales.
The pages inside are blank with two types of colored paper- white and brown.
Size: 13 x 18 x 2cm
Made in New Zealand