Two Maori girls dressed in korowai (tag cloaks), with tiki around their necks and feathers in their hair. One is playing whai (string games). Photograph taken by the New Zealand Government Tourist Department circa
Maori woman photographed by Frank J Denton, circa 6 April probably in the Wanganui region. She is wrapped in a taniko bordered cape, and has a white tipped feather in her hair. She holds a tewhatewha (Maori fighting staff).
Negative (black and white); a Tuhoe woman sitting on a mat, one which she has herself woven, on the ground outdoors; she is weaving a kahu kiwi (kiwi feather cloak) on a turuturu (loom); she wears a headscarf and shirt made of patterned cloth, and a skirt made of woven plant fibre; Ruatoki, New Zealand. Photographic Process