Reverend Richard Taylor's chair, with other Maori artifacts - Alexander Turnbull Library

Reverend Richard Taylor's chair, with other Maori artifacts

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Date: [between 1856-1889]

Description: Reverend Richard Taylor's chair, with other Maori artifacts. Shows a wooden chair carved with Maori motifs. Three staffs are behind it. On the left is a tewhatewha, and on the right, a taiaha. A patu is balanced on the central back panel. On the seat are two waka huia. A gourd is on the floor. Photograph taken between 1856-1889, by William James Harding. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Glass negative

Usage: Unknown?

Category: Images

Subject: Taylor, Richard (Rev), 1805-1873, Wood-carving, Māori, Taonga, Mahi toi, Ceremonial chairs