Digitised Image

Mary Metikingi, possibly from Wanganui - Photographer unidentified, ca 1900

Reference Number: 1/2-012424-G

Portrait of Mary Metikingi, possibly of Wanganui. She wears a white tipped feather in her hair, ear adornments made of ribbon and teeth, a tiki and a pendant around her neck, and a kahu huruhuru (Maori feather cloak). She has a facial moko. Photograph taken circa 1900 by an unidentified photographer.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Mary Metikingi, Wanganui, Women, Maori - Moko, Hei Tiki, Women, Maori and Maori - Clothing.

Part of:
National Publicity Studios: Maori portraits, Reference Number PAColl-7801 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Glass negative. Vertical imageNegatives

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures920. Metikingi, Mary(PFP-026661)

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