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Protest about Tania Kovats' Virgin in a condom exhibit at Te Papa, Wellington - Photograph taken by John Nicholson, [ca 9 Mar 1998]

Reference Number: EP/1998/0740/7

Protest about Tania Kovats' Virgin in a condom exhibit at Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa), Wellington, after the Museum refused to remove it. Shows a group, including Catholic priest Father Michael Anderson, at Te Papa. They are on their knees, praying, by a statue of Virgin Mary. Placards read "Te Papa breaks tapu" and "Hail Mary mother of Jesus". Photograph taken circa 9 March 1998 by Evening Post staff photographer John Nicholson.

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Protest about Tania Kovats' Virgin in a condom exhibit at Te Papa, Wellington - Photographs taken by John Nicholson, Reference Number EP/1998/0740-F (1 digitised items)
Further negatives of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PAColl-7327-2 (1639 digitised items)
The Dominion Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers, Reference Number PAColl-7327 (2038 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour original negative(s) (Individual image on negative strip)Dye coupler negative, 35mm. Horizontal imageNegatives

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