Photograph [Miss Muriel Ross]; Mora Studio, The (Gore); 1914; MT2011.185.252

Name/Title

Photograph [Miss Muriel Ross]

About this object

A black and white portrait of Muriel Ross c.1914. Miss Ross was a milliner in the MacGibbon's shop in Mataura. The MacGibbon's store consisted of a three-shop complex with grocery, menswear and womenswear departments.

Place Made

New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Mataura

Maker

Mora Studio, The (Gore)

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1914

Inscription and Marks

Embossed on the front of the mounting, in the bottom third is an emblem of a laurel and ribbons, and in the bottom right-hand corner is: 'Mora Studio / Gore, N.Z.'

On the reverse of the mounting, handwritten in blue pen: 'E34 - 15 / Miss Ross / Miliner at McGibbons Shop / Mataura'

Technique

printed

Measurements

h 273mm x w 138mm
small

Format

photograph, black and white

Object Type

photograph

Subject and Association Keywords

clothing/fashion/costume/dress

Subject and Association Keywords

genealogy/personal and family names

Subject and Association Keywords

people

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.

Object number

MT2011.185.252

Copyright Licence  

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