Digitised Image

Maori women, 1908

Reference Number: 1/2-070169-G

Mrs J A Jury and two other women, who are possibly kin to Mrs jury in some way; the women have combed their long hair out, are wearing traditional Maori kiwi cloaks and tiki (greenstone ornaments), and holding traditional weapons. Taken by Frank J Denton in 1908.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Mrs J A Jury, Patu, Kahu huruhuru, Hei Tiki, Whatu kakahu, Women, Maori, Hair and Maori - Clothing.

Part of:
Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district, Reference Number PAColl-3046 (428 digitised items)

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

Historical Notes: Mrs J A Jury is probably the wife of John Alfred Te Whatahoro Jury (Te Whatahoro) of Papawai; however, Te Whatahoro had nine wives over a period of fifty years, and there is no information about which wife the woman in this photograph may be.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Pictorial Reference Service920. Jury, J A 1908(PFP-003056)

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