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Three women wearing cloaks, 1921

Reference Number: PA1-q-257-21-4

Three Koroniti women model fine flax cloaks. Two are decorated with short black cords (cloaks decorated in this way are called korowai). One is decorated with taniko boarders (cloaks decorated in this way are called kaitaka). Photographed by James Ingram McDonald in 1921.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Koriniti, Whatu kakahu, Korowai, Kaitaka, Women, Maori, Textile fabrics, Maori and Maori - Clothing.

Part of:
Photograph album of Whanganui River expedition, Reference Number PA1-q-257 (66 digitised items)
McDonald, James Ingram, 1865-1935 :Photographs, Reference Number PA-Group-00083 (84 digitised items)

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

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