The inhabitants of the Hawaiian Islands offering to Captain Cook the sacrifice of a pig. Etching by S. Middiman and J. Hall, 1784, after J. Webber.
- Webber, John, 1751-1793
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Hawaii, 19 January 1779, three weeks before Cook's death. Cook, seated before an effigy, is presented by the Hawaiians with a pig which was stifled and then, when not quite dead, roasted on the embers of a fire
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