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Unidentified Maori woman wearing a tag cloak - Photograph taken by Frank J Denton, [ca 1904]

Reference Number: 1/1-021006-G

Half length, seated portrait, of an unidentified Maori woman. Shows her wrapped in a korowai (tag cloak). A tiki, and a pendant, hang around her neck. She has a chin moko. Photograph taken circa 1904 by Frank J Denton of Wanganui.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Korowai and Women, Maori - New Zealand - Manawatu-Wanganui Region.

Part of:
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. 1900s(PFP-031198)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom right: N Z Beauties Denton No 700

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