Digitised Image

Huna Rangi, ca 1900

Reference Number: 1/2-040454-G

Seated portrait of a Maori woman (named Huna Rangi ?) photographed circa 1900 by Frank J Denton of Wanganui. She looks at the camera and holds (a book?) in one hand. She is wearing a pale coloured, long sleeved, blouse, and a full length dark coloured skirt. She wears earrings, a brooch at her neck, and a ring on her wedding finger. The medieval style wooden chair in which she sits is ornately carved, with velvet arm rests. It is alongside a wicker plant stand supporting a potted fern.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Portraits, related to Huna Rangi, Women, Maori - New Zealand - Manawatu-Wanganui Region, Maori - Clothing and Chairs.

Part of:
Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district, Reference Number PAColl-3046 (428 digitised items)

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

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures920. Rangi, Huna(PFP-026780)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Marginal notes on negative - above image: Rangi Huna

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