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Maori woman from the Wakarua family, Wanganui region - Photograph taken by Frank J Denton, ca 1900

Reference Number: 1/1-020985-G

Elderly Maori woman of the Wakarua family, photographed by Frank J Denton of Wanganui, circa 1900. She wears ear adornments made of ribbon, and a tiki around her neck. She has a facial moko. A Maori tag cloak has been placed over the bodice of her blouse. She holds a patu. Photograph taken by Frank J Denton of Wanganui, circa 1900.

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

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 Pictures572. Maori. Women. 1900s(PFP-026560)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Marginal notes on negative - above image: [Rip ?] Wakarua 1/1 Glossy

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