About this object
The photograph shows Alexander Alexander's grave. On the back of the mount is written: This grave has been there since 1885, it's occupant is Alexander Alexander and the stone top bears the inscription 'He was a man Horatia'. Note the Māori painting on the underside of the roof. Photo by L B Bestall. A grave on the road from Napier to Puketapu.
Photographer, Leo Bestall, Napier.
Date, May 1910.
Leo Bestall (MBE); 21 Nov 1895; 22 Mar 1959
Black & white photograph.
Mount: Height x Width: 130 x 96mm
Photograph: Height x Width: 72 x 94mm
H.B. Art Gallery & Museum, Stamp, Stamped
Box 31, Inscription, Handwritten
143, Stamp, Stamped
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 1837
gifted by Leo Bestall
m57/4, 1837, 89639