Digitised Image

Wooden Maori carvings which originally formed the ridgepole of Rangitihi meeting house in Taheke, Lake Rotoiti, [ca 1890s]

Reference Number: PAColl-6585-32

Wooden Maori carvings, carved by Te Amo and Wero, that originally formed the ridgepole of Rangitihi meeting house at Taheke, Lake Rotoiti. The two figures were joined at the feet. Photographed by an unknown photographer circa 1890s.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Rangitihi (Meeting house), Te Taheke, Te Arawa, Poupou and Wood-carving, Maori.

Part of:
Original photographic prints and postcards from file print collection, Box 14, Reference Number PAColl-6585 (85 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 100 x 128 mm. Single photograph

Historical Notes: Note on back of file print reads "... The portion at left is now in Leipzig, that on the right is St Petersburg."

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures572. Maori. Art. Carving. F 22909 1/2(PFP-020334)

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