About this object
A photograph of a pair of kererū or wood pigeons thought to have been taken at Tutira Station. The juvenile bird is in a nest. An adult perches on a branch to the right. The date 2 January 1910 has been handwritten below the photograph.
The photograph is mounted in an album titled: Photographs of birds on Tutira Station.
Photographer, Herbert Guthrie-Smith.
Herbert Guthrie-Smith; 13 Mar 1862; 04 Jul 1940
02 Jan 1910
Black and white photograph mounted with photo corners in an album.
Height x Width: 113 x 157mm
Height x Width: 177 x 235mm
Pigeon 2nd Jan 1910, Inscription, Handwritten
Current rights code
Out of copyright
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 17105
gifted by Ashley Cunningham
m91/16, 17105, Album 38b, 85554