Eersteling sketch [5], 12 th Dec 1871

Show simple item record Baines, Thomas, 1820-1875 2012-11-22T12:28:22Z 2012-11-22T12:28:22Z 1871-12-12
dc.description Signed in pencil: T. Baines. Pencil sketch. 27 x 37.5 cm. Accession No. Hp.219 en_ZA
dc.description.abstract Pencil inscription on text: "Buttonhill 229, Izerberg nearest peak - 264. Part of the Waterberg Range North East of Makepan's- poort - the ridge of the hills or watershed forms the boundary between the Waterberg and Zoutpansberg districts from Mr Goodwins farm in Zoutpansberg - Decr 12 - 1871 -". The diary entry, 12 Dec 12th (Northern Goldfields diaries v. 3, p. 765) reads: " I sketched the Izerberg, or Iron Mountain ... Diary entry, 7th December p. 761 reads: " ... One sharp peak and then another, which we concluded were the Izerberg ... Button Hill is visible to the South ..." Ther are faint notes on the sketch indicating colours. (See Historical Papers Hp 219) en_ZA
dc.language.iso en en_ZA
dc.relation.ispartofseries Baines, Cullwall;265
dc.relation.ispartofseries Cullwall;265
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 [5], 12 th Dec 1871 en_ZA
dc.type Image en_ZA

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