Photographic prints of Māori carvings from Northland

Date
[1960s?]
By
Orbell, Margaret Rose, 1934-2006; Walters, Gordon Frederick, 1919-1995
Ref
PAColl-10532-28
Description

Photographic prints of Māori carvings from Northland, taken by Margaret Orbell, Gordon Walters, and unidentified photographers (from a folder labelled "Northland carvings". Some are copy prints from institutional collections.

Includes "skull boxes" (waka kōiwi/waka tūpāpaku), which were traditionally used for keeping ancestors' bones in, from various locations including Whangaroa. Also includes a photocopy of a photograph (from the Dominion Museum) of Tokopikowhakahau carved whare rūnanga near Okoroire, and some pages of an article by David Simmons about the 'Kaipara lintel'.

Title supplied by Library.

Quantity: 15 b&w original photographic print(s). 7 b&w copy photographic print(s).

Physical Description: Photographic prints and printed matter

Processing information: From bundle 3, ATL box 15.

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Format
15 b&w original photographic print(s), 7 b&w copy photographic print(s), Gelatin silver prints, Photographic prints and printed matter
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