Children's Handcraft Class, Omatua

Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
Photograph of a group of six children, thought to have been taken at Omatua Homestead in Rissington. The children are engaged in activities, including basket weaving and spinning. Miss Anna Elizabeth Jerome Spencer stands at the back of the group. The photograph is captioned: Children's Handcraft Class.

The photograph is housed in a scrapbook titled: History of Rissington Country Women's Institute.

Photographer, unknown.
Date unknown, possibly 1920s.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph printed on paper pasted into a scrapbook.
Height x Width: 65 x 110mm
Height x Width: 352 x 240mm
Subject period
Current rights
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 17270
Credit line
gifted by Rissington Country Women's Institute
Other number(s)
m90/18, 17270, 88189

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