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[New Zealand International Exhibition Christchurch]."Haere Mai" Welcome". [Invitation booklet cover. 1906].

Reference Number: Eph-B-EXHIBITION-1906-02-cover

Shows two young women, one European and one Maori, standing together under a carved Maori gateway, with a New Zealand flag wrapped around both of them. The Maori woman holds up a palm leaf. She wears a grass tunic and rata blossoms, and the European woman wears clematis. They may represent the bicultural nature of Zealandia.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Invitations, Ephemera and Lithographs, related to New Zealand International Exhibition Christchurch 1906-1907, Zealandia (Symbolic figure), Christchurch City, Clematis - Clematis paniculata, Carving (Decorative arts), Women, Exhibitions - New Zealand - Canterbury Region, Women, Maori, Flags, Couples and Rata.

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[New Zealand International Exhibition Christchurch]."Haere Mai" Welcome". [Invitation booklet cover. 1906]., Reference Number Eph-B-EXHIBITION-1906-02-cover (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s) on cover of invitation booklet.Lithograph, 155 x 110 mm (irregular), stuck on cover, 256 x 178 mm.. Vertical imageEphemera

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