Maori woman with a kiwi feather cloak at her feet, ca 1900
Reference Number: 1/2-040451-G
Standing portrait of an unidentified Maori woman photographed circa 1900 by Frank J Denton of Wanganui. She wears a white tipped feather in her hair, a full length frock with a brooch at the collar, and a Maori cloak decorated with tassles. At her feet is a kahu kiwi (kiwi feather cloak). She stands in front of a painted backdrop.
1 image, related to Patu, Whatu kakahu, Women, Maori - New Zealand - Manawatu-Wanganui Region and Kahu kiwi.
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. Kahukiwi(PFP-026778)
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Marginal notes on negative - top left: Kahukiwi [s?] M A
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