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Three women wearing flax cloaks, 1921

Reference Number: PA1-q-257-55-3

Three unidentified women wearing flax cloaks. Two of the cloaks are decorated with black tags or strings and are called korowai. The third has taniko boarders and is called kaitaka. Photographed by James Ingram McDonald in 1921 at Jerusalem.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Jerusalem, Whatu kakahu, Korowai, Kaitaka, Taniko, 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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