Unidentified Maori girl with a poi, Wanganui region - Photograph taken by Frank J Denton, 1904
Reference Number: 1/1-020796-G
Unidentified Maori girl holding a poi, photographed by Frank J Denton of Wanganui, 4 [June?] 1904. She wears ear adornments made of ribbon and animal teeth, a choker, and a pendant. A piupiu, with a taniko border, is wrapped around her, tucked up under her arms.
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. 1904(PFP-026557)
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: No 643 NZ poi dancer Protected 4 [6?] 04 Denton Wanganui
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