Digitised Image

Group of young Tongan women, Nuku'alofa, Tonga, [ca 1884]

Reference Number: PAColl-4300-1

Group of ten young Tongan women posed in front of a hut, taken ca 1884 by Burton Brothers.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Group portraits and Albumen photoprints, related to Nuku'alofa, Women, Tongan and Dwellings - Tonga.

Part of:
Photographs of girls on Tonga, Fiji and Samoa; Paetae at Whatiwhatihoe; and the volunteer camp at Waiwakoiho, Reference Number PAColl-4300 (1 digitised items)
New Zealand Department of Justice, Commissioner of Patents :Collection of Burton Brothers prints, Reference Number PA-Group-00140 (9 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Albumen print 14.4 x 19.6 cm, on mount 22.9 x 29 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Mount recto - beneath image: Burton Bros Dunedin.; Mount recto - beneath image: THE CAMERA IN THE CORAL ISLANDS.; Mount recto - beneath image: REGISTER OF COPYRIGHTS NEW ZEALAND. 675; Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: 2724. TONGAN GIRLS - NUKUALOFA

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