photographic print(black and white)
- Museum number
- Series: J M Booth
Photograph (black and white); view of a section of a marae (meeting house), with carvings on the supporting beams, and kowhaiwhai patterns on the rafters; Whakarewarewa, New Zealand.
Gelatin silver print
- Production date
Height: 12.30 centimetres
Width: 8.30 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Related information: This photograph was found in a cigarette tin, which was placed in a larger box with other cigarette tins and photograph sleeves. The other cigarette tins and photograph sleeves contain photographs from Asia, Africa and Europe.
The cigarette tin contains the following information:
the front reads, 'CORK TIPPED TRADE MARK VIRGINIA CIGARETTES' and has XXIV both scratched into the top of the tin and written onto a label.
the side of the tin reads, '50 CRAVEN A CORK - TIPPED MADE BY CARRERAS LTD, (EST 1788) LONDON, ENGLAND.' and has 'N.Z. Wairaki. Waiatapu, Whakarewa. Huka Falls. Arateatea.' written onto a label.
the inside of the tin reads, 'Made specially to prevent sore throats. CRAVEN "A" CORK-TIPPED VIRGINIA Are made from the finest imported matured Virginia Tobacco guaranteed pure and absolutely free from adulteration of any kind MADE BY CARRERAS LIMITED, ARCADIA WORKS, LONDON, NW.1 ENGLANDS LARGEST INDEPENDENT HIGH-CLASS CIGARETTE MANUFACTURERS
This particular photograph was found in a black sleeve inside the cigarette tin, with the information 'Whakarewarewa'
- Not on display
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 10
Miscellaneous number: 3416
Miscellaneous number: 40
Miscellaneous number: f6