Digitised Image

Unidentified Maori group, 1905

Reference Number: 1/1-007010-G

Unidentified Maori group standing in front of carved wooden panels. The two men wear kahu huruhuru (feather cloaks), with the man on the left holding a taiaha and the other holding a patu. The woman wears a korowai (tag cloak) and holds a toki (adze). Photograph taken by Thomas Pringle in 1905, location unknown.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Thomas Pringle, Patu, Taiaha, Kahu huruhuru, Korowai, Toki and Wood-carving, Maori.

Part of:
Birch, A E :Scenic negatives and prints taken by Thomas Pringle, Reference Number PAColl-1781 (81 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Glass negative. Single negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures572. Maori. Weapons(PFP-022367)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: Thos Pringle Wellington. Protected 1.5.05

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