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Touched by the Hand of Time (Te Hei)

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  • Description
    Te Hei, Ngāti Raukawa.
    Costume of korowai (Māori cloak), and hei tiki (greenstone figural pendant).
  • Other Number
    51/1.4, PD-1951-1-4
  • Collection area
  • Record richness


  • Catalogue title
    Touched by the Hand of Time (Te Hei)
  • Identifiers
    • 51/1.4  (Accession Number)
    • PD-1951-1-4  (Reference Number)
  • Signature/marks
    C.F. Goldie. Taupo NZ 1907  (Signature)
  • Description
    Te Hei, Ngāti Raukawa. Costume of korowai (Māori cloak), and hei tiki (greenstone figural pendant).
  • Collection
  • Physical description
    • 850 mm. x 750 mm. (frame)
    • 615 mm. x 510 mm. (sight)
  • Production
  • Medium
    Oil on canvas
  • Format
  • Subject
    • Maori (New Zealand people)--Portraits  (General Subject)
    • Korowai  (Maori Subject)
    • Te Hei  (General Subject)
    • Ngati Raukawa (New Zealand people)  (General Subject)
    • Hei tiki  (Maori Subject)
  • Availability
    • For cultural reasons, copying or reproducing this item requires specific permission. Please contact us for more information.  (Copyright)
  • Citation
    Goldie, Charles F. (1907) Touched by the Hand of Time. Auckland War Memorial Museum - Tamaki Paenga Hira. PD-1951-1-4.
  • Notes
    • Original frame.
    • Ngāti Raukawa
    • First shown at Auckland Society of Arts exhibition 1907 with title 'Touched by the Hand of Time' along with
    • a second portrait of Te Hei (see PD-1951-1-1). Exhibition price 60 guineas.
    • 1947 estate valuation £100. (inventory item 'Memories' in Blackley p. 193)

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