Digitised Image

Unidentified Maori woman holding a patu, [190-?]

Reference Number: 1/2-012421-G

Half length seated portrait of an unidentified Maori woman holding a patu. She has short close cropped hair decorated with a feather. A tiki hangs around her neck and she wears (shark?) tooth eardrops on ribbons. She has a chin moko and is wrapped in a pake (rain cape). Photograph taken circa 190-? for the New Zealand Tourist and Publicity Department by an unidentified photographer.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Women, Maori.

Part of:
Tourist and Publicity, Reference Number PAColl-3063 (93 digitised items)

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

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures572. Maori. Women(PFP-031211)

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