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About this object
A postcard photograph of a float from the second Napier Mardi Gras, 1914.

The photograph appears to have been taken in a rural area. The float appears to be constructed on the back of a flat bed truck. The truck is covered in hay and tussock grasses. There are four white lion statues on the float and several young boys dressed in naval and army uniforms. The cab of the truck is draped in a Union Jack. Several people are visible in the background of the image under the trees.

Photographer, Warren Studios.
Date, 1914.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph and postcard.
Measurements
Height x Width: 81 x 130mm
Signature/Inscription
H.B. Art Gallery and Museum, Stamp, Stamped
W.T. Warren, Photographer, Outdoor work a speciality Napier, Stamp, Stamped
Subject period
Subject date
1914
Display location
Current rights
Credit Line
gifted by Mr Malvyn Wright
Other number(s)
5157a, m75/61, 78198

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