Te Tahuri Pita Toto; 1900's; X001.33.5


Te Tahuri Pita Toto

About this object

Te Tahuri poses for a photograph in an Edwardian themed studio, as was the fashion of the times.

Place Made

New Zealand

Date Made


Subject and Association Description

Wife of Whakawhiti. Te Tahuri and her husband Whakawhiti had several children. The youngest of whom, Ani Waaka, married Wiremu Neera Te Awaitaia Harihari Whareroa, a direct descendant of Wi Neera and the last of the whanau to officially have the tupuna name.

Object Type

Black and White Photograph

Medium and Materials

Black and White Photograph


Ngati Mahanga Collection

Object number


Copyright Licence  

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Te Awhina 25 Jun 2015 04:15 AM,UTC

My Beautiful Great-Grandmother, I have this photo hanging in my whare, along with Papa Whakawhiti.

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