Digitised Image

[Woman sewing a tivaevae, Rarotonga], 1960

Reference Number: PA12-0503-20

Woman sitting on a kikau (coconut frond mat) making a tivaevae (quilt). She has a siamese cat on her lap. Photograph taken on Rarotonga, Cook Islands, in 1960 by John C Burland.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Rarotonga, Material culture - Cook Islands, Women, Cook Islander and Siamese cat.

Part of:
Views on Rarotonga, Reference Number PA12-0503 (1 digitised items)
Burland, John Colles 1926- :Colour transparencies of Rarotonga, Aitutaki, Mangaia and Palmerston Island, 1960, Reference Number PAColl-5051 (10 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour original transparency/ies35mm colour transparency. Single transparency

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