Digitised Image

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.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Women, Maori - Moko, Hei Tiki, Women, Maori - New Zealand - Manawatu-Wanganui Region, Jewellery, Clothing and dress and Maori - Clothing.

Part of:
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)

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