Eersteling sketch [2], 9th Dec 1871

Show simple item record Baines, Thomas, 1820-1875 2012-11-21T09:53:22Z 2012-11-21T09:53:22Z 1871-12-09
dc.description Signed: T. Baines Decr 9th 1871. Pencil sketch. 27 x 37.5 cm. Accession no Hp.216 en_ZA
dc.description.abstract Pencil inscription on sketch: "Quartz reef discovered by Mr E. Button on his farm Eesteling or first fruits - (Natalia reef)". Diary entry for Dec. 8th (North Goldfields diaries. v.3 p.762) "... another hundred yards more west Mr Ash, with a gang of Kaffirs [sic], was engaged in breaking out quarts from the reef ... " There are faint pencil notes on the sketch indicating colours. (See Historical Papers Hp 216) en_ZA
dc.language.iso en en_ZA
dc.relation.ispartofseries Cullwall;263
dc.relation.ispartofseries Baines, Cullwall;263
dc.subject Gold mines, South Africa, Transvaal, drawings en_ZA
dc.subject Eersteling (Transvaal) en_ZA
dc.subject Button, Edward. en_ZA
dc.title Eersteling sketch [2], 9th Dec 1871 en_ZA
dc.type Image en_ZA

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