Unidentified Maori woman, ca 1904
Reference Number: 1/1-021047-G
Head and shoulder portrait of an unidentified young Maori woman holding a hoe (canoe paddle) photographed by Frank J Denton, circa 1904, probably in the Wanganui region. She has long hair in which she wears a white tipped feather. She is dressed in a cape like garment with long (cotton?/wool?) tags attached.
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 Pictures572. Maori. Women. 1900s(PFP-026494)
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: Denton Wanganui 731
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