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Peyman, Benjamin, 1823/24-1897 :Portrait of Karaana or Caroline, sister to the Queen of Nukumaru, [ca 1860-1890]

Reference Number: PA2-2559

[Karaana ?] or Caroline, sister of Victoria, Queen of the Nukumaru, standing alongside two rifles, circa 1860s. She wears a long dress, belted with a large wrap and bandanna type headress. She holds a long handled axe under her right arm. Photograph taken ca 1860s by Benjamin Peyman.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Portraits, Albumen photoprints and Cartes de visite, related to Benjamin Peyman, Karaana, Nukumaru, Women, Maori, Maori - Warriors and Victoria, Queen of the Nukumaru, fl 1860 - Family.

Part of:
Peyman, Benjamin, 1823/24-1897 :Portrait of Karaana or Caroline, sister to the Queen of Nukumaru, Reference Number PA2-2559 (1 digitised items)

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

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures572. Maori. Women(PFP-021637)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Verso - Karana [?] or Caroline, Sister to the Queen of Nukumaru. Karaana [?] fought with the Imperial & Colonial troops in all their engagements on the West Coast of this Island, she was accidently burnt to death.

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