Digitised Image

Rock with Maori markings, at Raglan, [ca 1920]

Reference Number: APG-0961-1/2-F

Petroglyphs on an isolated rock near Raglan, photographed by Albert Percy Godber, circa 1920. For further information see "Maori rock art" by Michael M Trotter, 1981. Known as Tattoo Rocks.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Raglan, Tattooed Rocks, Stone carving - Maori and Rock paintings - New Zealand - Waikato Region.

Part of:
Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00048 (2024 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative 6.5 x 4.75 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: According to information on the back of the file print, the marks were traced in chalk for the purposes of the photograph.

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.

Citation: Any publication must be accompanied by the credit "A P Godber Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library".

Other copies available: Copy negative of this at 1/2-003134.

Inscriptions: Inscribed - On album page - Tattooed rock.

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