Papawai Pa, Greytown, [ca 1920]
Reference Number: 1/2-048470-G
Photograph of the marae at Papawai pa, showing the famous freestanding carved figures, and the original Tamahau Mahupuku monument. Photograph taken by Sydney Charles Smith circa 1920.
1 image, related to Papawai Pa, Hamuera Tamahau Mahupuku Monument (Papawai), Papawai, Ngati Moe, Rangitane, Ngati Kahungunu, Maori - Pa - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Sculpture - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Wood-carving, Maori and Monuments - New Zealand - Wellington Region.
Smith, Sydney Charles, 1888-1972 : Photographs of New Zealand, Reference Number PA-Group-00242 (1258 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Single negative
Historical Notes: Papawai was the seat of the Maori Parliament at the turn ofthe 20th century; by the time that this photograph was taken, it was starting to fall into disrepair
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Other copies available: File print available in Pictorial Reference Service43. Featherston Co. Greytown. Pa. Papawai. ca 1920s(PFP-003172)
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom centre: Carved images Maori Pah Papawai Greytown N.Z S.C. Smith Photo Prot GW3
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