Friendly combat at Mataatua Pa, ca 1910
Reference Number: PA1-o-042-20-1
Friendly combat between two unidentified Maori men, alongside the gateway to Mataatua Pa, circa 1910. Both hold taiaha (traditional Maori fighting staffs). The name of the ancestor Te Tahi o Te Rangi is written above the gateway. Photograph taken by Thomas Pringle.
Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Gelatin silver print 15.5 x 20.3 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 left: 1046; On album page - beneath image: Te Tahi Oterangi A friendly contest Mataatua Wharepapa Te Amo Whare Poari Te Amo
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