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Traditional Maori wooden carving, [ca 1900]

Reference Number: APG-0095-1/2-G

Traditional Maori wood carving standing on the verandah of a house. The figure, with paua shell eyes, wears a piupiu (flax garment worn around the waist), a tiki, and feathers. Photograph taken by Albert Percy Godber circa 1900. For other photographs using this same figure see APG-0094-1/2-G, and APG-0096-1/2-G, and APG-0097-1/2-G.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Piupiu, Hei Tiki and Wood-carving, Maori.

Part of:
Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00048 (2024 digitised items)

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

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.

Citation: Any publication must be accompanied by the credit "A P Godber Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library".

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures572. Maori. Art. Carving(PFP-014134)

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