A portrait of the Hurst whānau

Production date
21 Jan 1898
Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
The glass plate negative is a group portrait of the Hurst family at Ohinepango. All are dressed in European clothing and are posed on a whāriki or flax mat. Part of a whare can be seen on the left. Ohinepango was near Mount Ruapehu.

Photographer, Russell Duncan.
Date, 21 January 1898.
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Chemical emulsion on glass.
Height x Width: 200 x 160mm
Subject period
Subject date
21 Jan 1898
Current rights
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 6715 a
Credit line
from the Russell Duncan Collection
Other number(s)
6715 a, 85678

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