Wood pigeons

Guthrie-Smith, William Herbert
Production date
02 Jan 1910
Current rights
Public Domain
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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.
Production date
02 Jan 1910
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
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
Subject period
Subject date
02 Jan 1910
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 17105
Credit Line
gifted by Ashley Cunningham
Other number(s)
m91/16, 17105, Album 38b, 85554


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