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Ancient and Modern Maoris, 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3089R/5

Scope and Contents

205 x 154 mm. A print consisting of 18 small photographs printed together. On the left side are nine portraits of 'modern' Maoris, although all are still wearing traditional costume and many are tattooed; on the righthand side are nine older photographs of 'ancient' Maoris, mainly older men, more heavily tattooed.


  • Creation: 1899

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Poor condition, one large tear and some bends.

Existence and Location of Copies

CN 2231.



Finding aid date

2003-12-23 15:00:16+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

Cambridge University Library
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Cambridge CB3 9DR United Kingdom