Kōrero: Coat of arms

Prospective coat of arms: second finalist (2 o 4)

Prospective coat of arms: second finalist

This is the second of three drawings in a 1908 competition that were sent to Britain to be assessed for a possible coat of arms for New Zealand. This design contains some of the elements – such as European and Māori figures – that were included in the coat of arms that was eventually adopted.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Archives New Zealand - Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga
Reference: IA9 31 30 53

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Stephen Levine, 'Coat of arms - British and 1911 coats of arms', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/artwork/35057/prospective-coat-of-arms-second-finalist (accessed 20 February 2020)

He kōrero nā Stephen Levine, i tāngia i te 20 Jun 2012