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Model of the interior of the Waitomo caves, 1939-1940

Reference Number: PAColl-0765-02-01

Walk in model of a chamber of stalactites and stalagmites based on the Waitomo Caves. This was created for the New Zealand Centennial Exhibition. Photographed for the Eileen Deste Studio in 1939/1940.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Exhibitions - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Stalactites and stalagmites, Caves and Models (Clay, plaster, etc.).

Part of:
Photographs of the New Zealand Centennial Exhibition, 1940, Reference Number PAColl-0765-02 (1 digitised items)
Deste, Eileen, 1908-1986 :Photographs of the New Zealand Centennial Exhibition, 1940, Reference Number PAColl-0765 (20 digitised items)

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

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Verso - centre: Eileen Deste, Official Exhibition Photographer. Studio: 101 Willis St., Wellington. Phone 47611

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