Unidentified Maori woman, ca 1880
Reference Number: 1/4-017127-G
Half length portrait of an unidentified Maori woman wearing European clothing and holding her hand to her chest, photographed by William James Harding of Wanganui, circa 1880. She wears a white tipped feather in her hair, ear adornments, a tiki around her neck, and a ring on one of her fingers. She has a facial moko.
Harding, William James, 1826-1899 :Negatives of Wanganui district, Reference Number PAColl-3042 (280 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. Tattooing. Women(PFP-026571)
Usage: You can search, browse, print and download items from this website for research and personal study. You are welcome to reproduce the above image(s) on your blog or another website, but please maintain the integrity of the image (i.e. don't crop, recolour or overprint it), reproduce the image's caption information and link back to here (http://mp.natlib.govt.nz/detail/?id=32256). If you would like to use the above image(s) in a different way (e.g. in a print publication), or use the transcription or translation, permission must be obtained. More information about copyright and usage can be found on the Copyright and Usage page of the NLNZ web site.