An expedition led by Jacob Roggeveen somewhat presumptuously renamed  Easter Island because it arrived on Easter Sunday, 5 April 1722. The people already living there prefer Te Pito o Te Henua, or nowadays, Rapa Nui. We visited at the climax of a 2500 mile voyage by reed boat in 2000: www.nickthorpe.co.uk/books/eight-men-and-a-duck/

An expedition led by Jacob Roggeveen somewhat presumptuously renamed Easter Island because it arrived on Easter Sunday, 5 April The people already living there prefer Te Pito o Te Henua, or nowadays, Rapa Nui.

Lot : Male figure moai kavakava - Easter Islands - - wood... | Dans la vente Art Tribal Vente 78 à Zemanek-Münster

Lot: Male figure "moai kavakava" - Easter Islands, Lot Number: Starting Bid: Auctioneer: Zemanek-Muenster, Auction: Tribal Art Auction, Date: October 2014 UTC

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