About this object
A photograph of an adult pīhoihoi or New Zealand pipit (Anthus novaeseelandiae) thought to have been taken at Tutira Station in the early nineteenth century. The bird stands outside the entrance to its nest.
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
Black and white photograph mounted with photo corners in an album.
Height x Width: 154 x 111mm
Height x Width: 177 x 235mm
Pipit, Inscription, Handwritten
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 17149
gifted by Ashley Cunningham
m91/16, 17149, Album 38b, 85602