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Maori women alongside a whare at Tooi Pa, Mataatua region, ca 1910

Reference Number: PA1-o-042-12-2

Two unidentified Maori women, outside the entrance to a whare at Tooi Pa, Mataatua region. One woman sits on the ground by an unfinished woven garment (a cloak?) decorated with feathers. The garment is attached to two upright poles stuck in the ground. The other woman sits alongside, with a blanket about her shoulders. Photograph taken ca 1910, by Thomas Pringle.Original caption reads: "In Tooi Pah. Mataatua. Uriwera [sic]"

Key terms:
1 image, related to Whare - New Zealand - Bay of Plenty Region, Women, Maori - New Zealand - Bay of Plenty Region and Maori - Clothing.

Part of:
Maori group outside a whare at Te Umuroa, Ruatahuna; Maori women alongside a whare at Tooi Pa, Mataatua region, Reference Number PA1-o-042-12 (2 digitised items)
Blue album, Reference Number PA1-o-042 (27 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Gelatin silver print 15.5 x 20.2 cm, mounted on album page 26 x 34.7 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom right: 1250; On album page - beneath image: In Tooi Pah Mataatua Uriwera [sic]

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