Richards, Edward Smallwood, 1834-1917 :Portrait of Te Rangi Topeora, [ca 1860s]
Reference Number: PA2-2808
Shows the Ngati Toa and Ngati Raukawa chieftainess Te Rangi Topeora, wearing a Maori cloak and a tiki, circa 1860s. There are four tail feathers of the huia bird (now extinct) fixed in her hair, a sign of her high rank. Photograph taken by Edward Smallwood Richards.
1 image, categorised under Portraits, Albumen photoprints and Cartes de visite, related to Te Rangi Topeora, Edward Smallwood Richards, Ngati Raukawa ki te Tonga, Ngati Toa, Kuia, Maori - Queens, Treaty of Waitangi (1840) and Women, Maori.
Ramsden, Eric :Photographs relating to Ramsden and his family and Maori subjects, Reference Number PAColl-0546 (105 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 Pictures920. Topeora, Rangi(PFP-018177)
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Verso - Top[remainder torn] Maori Queen Otaki
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