Eersteling sketch [4], 11th Dec 1871

Show simple item record Baines, Thomas, 1820-1875 2012-11-22T11:32:17Z 2012-11-22T11:32:17Z 1871-12-11
dc.description Signed in pencil: T.Baines Decr 11 1871 -". Pencil sketch. 27 x 37.5 cm. Accession no Hp.218 en_ZA
dc.description.abstract Pencil inscription on sketch: "Long Tom in the rivulet on Mr Buttons farm Eersterling (or Firstling) about 300 yards from the Natalia Reef. The diary entry for 11th Dec. (Northern Goldfields diaries. v. 3 p. 764 ) reads: " He names reef Natalia, and has been most of the day levelling ground and plaiting sluice boxes ... There is a 'long tom' at work in the rivulet ... " There are faint notes in pencil on the sketch indicating colours. en_ZA
dc.language.iso en en_ZA
dc.relation.ispartofseries Cullwall;266
dc.relation.ispartofseries Baines, Cullwall;266
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 [4], 11th Dec 1871 en_ZA
dc.type Image en_ZA

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