Maori woman from Hawkes Bay district, Between 1870 and 1880
Reference Number: 1/4-022216-G
Carte de visite portrait of a Maori woman wearing a korowai (tag cloak), probably associated with the Pai Marire party who executed Carl Sylvius Volkner at Opotiki in 1864, taken in the 1870s 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: An original print from a negative made at the same sitting (located at PA2-2936) bears the inscription "this lady used to boast of having swallowed the missionary's eye after being murdered by Kereopa".
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures572. Maori. Women(PFP-016304)
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