Duke and Duchess of York, Napier

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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.

Photographer unknown.
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Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph.
Height x Width: 139 x 79mm
Subject period
Subject date
12 May 1927
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 11734
Credit Line
gifted by Max Franklin
Other number(s)
m2002/52/1, 11734, 78865


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