About this object
Portrait of Māori woman Aorangi Pohe of Ngāti Kahungunu, Ngāti Whatuiāpiti, Ngāti Papatuamārā descent. She wears a woven korowai (cloak) adorned with fringe and hukahuka (tassels), and has a peacock feather in her hair. Around her neck is a large pounamu pendant.
Date unknown, probably late 1910s/early 1920s.
Black and white photograph adhered along top edge to linen album page
Photograph measurement: Height x Width: 203 x 153mm
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 20524
gifted by Maureen Lambert
2017/8/5, 20524, 94898