negative(black and white)
- Museum number
Negative (black and white); two sons of a Tūhoe chief, building the supporting structure for the roof of a house; Ruatoki, New Zealand.
- Production date
Height: 2.50 centimetres
Width: 3.70 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Related images: this image is on a roll of film negatives of thirty nine images (Oc,F.N.3774 through 3813). The roll was in a cardboard canister labelled with the number "2"; which was in a wooden box bearing a label with the inscription: "MAORI NEGATIVES Property of Dr. Werner Kissling"
Oc,B127 and Oc,B128 are one collection of images from New Zealand, by Werner Kissling taken in the late 1930's. Some of the same Kissling images can be found in the photographic collection of the Cambridge Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.
Image Oc,B127.33 is the same scene, and was associated with an index card typed by Werner Kissling, which reads:
Sub-chief's sons building a new house for him Carving with modern tools.
W. Kissling (1939)."
- Not on display
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
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- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 4 (Film negative roll number)