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Koha Hipango - Photograph taken by William Henry Thomas Partington, [ca 1900]

Reference Number: 1/2-008290-G

Portrait of a young Maori woman, Koha Hipango, also known as Rahapa Hipango. She has short hair and wears a Maori tag cloak and greenstone eardrops. The words Rahapa [Waru?] are tattoed on her right arm. Photograph taken by William Henry Thomas Partington, circa 1900, probably in the Wanganui region.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Portraits, related to Hipango family, Koha Hipango, Wanganui, Women, Maori - Moko, Korowai, Women, Maori and Maori - Clothing.

Part of:
Auckland Star :Negatives, Reference Number PAColl-3752 (207 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative 6.5 x 4.75 inches. Vertical imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.

Citation: Any publication or exhibition must be accompanied by the credit "Auckland Star Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library".

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures920. Hipango, Koha(PFP-026658)

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