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XI. A branch of the bread-fruit tree with the fruit.

XII. The middle figure represents a fly-flap of the Island Ohiteroa; the two side figures, handles of the same instruments made in Otaheite.

N.B. the figures in the plates IX. X. and XII. are according to a scale of one-third of an inch to an inch.

XIII. The head of a New Zealander, with a comb in his hair, an ornament of green stone in his ear, and another of a fish’s tooth round his neck.

XIV. Bludgeons, used as weapons by the New Zealanders, and called Patoo-patoos, as seen on the side, the edge, and the end. They are from fourteen to eighteen inches long, and broad and thick in proportion.

XV. A chest of New Zealand, as a specimen of the carving of that country.

XVI. A war canoe of New Zealand, with a view of Gable End Foreland.

XVII. A view of a perforated rock in Tolaga Bay in New Zealand.

XVIII. A fortified town or village, called a Hippah, built on a perforated rock at Tolaga in New Zealand.

XIX. A view of Endeavour River, on the coast of New Holland, where the ship was laid on shore, in order to repair the damage which she received on the rock.

XX. An animal found on the coast of New Holland called Kanguroo.

XXI. A representation of the attack of Captain Wallis in the Dolphin by the natives of Otaheite, p. 447

XXII. A representation of the surrender of the island of Otaheite to Captain Wallis by the supposed Queen Oberea, p. 448

XXIII. A representation of the interview between Commodore Byron and the Patagonians, p. 63


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