Okurawei, Taupo

Production date
29 Dec 1896
Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
View of a geothermal field taken on 29 December 1896. The album in which the photograph is mounted records the name of the area in which the photograph was taken as the Porridge Pots, Okurawei, Taupo.

On the right side of the photograph, a woman with an umbrella stands looking into one of the craters.

Photographer, Russell Duncan.
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph mounted in an album.
Album (closed): Height x Width x Depth/Length: 265 x 330 x 55mm
Photograph: Height x Width: 155 x 218mm
6, Inscription, Handwritten
Subject period
Subject date
29 Dec 1896
Current rights
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 1295
Credit line
from the Russell Duncan Collection
Other number(s)
m78/22 b, Album 30, 1295, 78326

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