- [Between 1880 and 1900]
The carved maihi (barge board) and amo (vertical post) of Heretaunga, a carved house at Taradale. Photograph taken between 1880 and 1900 by Samuel Carnell of Napier.
Dated from Carnell's use of the dry plate process later in his career.
Other images taken on the same occasion are at 1/1-019376-G and 1/1-019377-G.
"Te Maori: Maori art from New Zealand collections" edited by S M Mead (Auckland, Heinemann, 1984) identifies another photograph of this house (held by the Library at 1/1-025857) as the Heretaunga House at Taradale.
"Carved Maori houses of the Eastern districts" by W J Phillipps (Records of the Dominion Museum (vol 1, no 2, October 1944) identifies a photograph of this house (held by the Library at 1/1-025817-G) as "Heretaunga, at Pakowhai, near Napier".
Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Physical Description: Dry plate glass negative 6.5 x 8.5 inches
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- Carnell, Samuel 1832-1920 :Maori portrait negatives / Carnell, Samuel 1832-1920 :Maori portrait negatives
- 1 b&w original negative(s), Negatives, Dry plate negatives, Dry plate glass negative 6.5 x 8.5 inches, Orientation: Horizontal image
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