About this object
A photograph of the Duke and Duchess of York, later King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother. The Queen Mother, blurred in the foreground of the image, is holding a parasol and flowers. King George VI is dressed in a pin stripe suit and looking to his left in a side profile. Two women are partially visible at the far left of the image. The photograph was taken on 12 May 1927, during the Royal Tour of New Zealand.
Black and white photograph.
Height x Width: 139 x 79mm
King George VI; 1895; 1952
Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother; 04 Aug 1900; 30 Mar 2002
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 11734
gifted by Max Franklin
m2002/52/1, 11734, 78865