Mary, a Maori woman from the Hawkes Bay district, 6 November 1880
Reference Number: 1/4-022128-G
Carte de visite portrait of Mary, a Maori woman from Hawkes Bay, wearing a korowai (tag cloak), taken on 8 November 1880 by Samuel Carnell of Napier.
Carnell, Samuel 1832-1920 :Maori portrait negatives, Reference Number PAColl-3979 (254 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Wet collodion plate glass negative 4.25 x 3.25 inches. Vertical imageSingle negative
Historical Notes: The korowai appears in other portraits by Carnell, and was presumably owned by the studio. The woman's moko has been accentuated with greasepaint.
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures572. Maori. Women. 1880(PFP-015859)
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Marginal notes on negative - centre right: Mary 6-11-80
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