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Maori child; ; American Photographic Company (Auckland); circa 1865; A.004643

Maori child
; American Photographic Company (Auckland); circa 1865; A.004643
Name/Title
Maori child

About this object
Maori child
Studio portait of a Maori child, with an shark tooth ear pendant and feathers in his or her hair.

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Place Notes
Auckland
Place Made
New Zealand
Maker Role
photography studio
Date Made
circa 1865
Medium and Materials
black and white glass negative

Subject and Association Description
"People
Feathers
Children
Jewellery
Indigenous peoples
Portrait photographs"

Credit Line
Purchased 1943

Object Type
photograph
Object number
A.004643

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earring


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