Rare 1884 Three albumen photos White or pink terraces maoris bathing French written description

Rare 1884 Three albumen photos White or pink terraces maoris bathing French written description

$425.00

Rare page 1884 photos of Rotomahana pink OR white terraces one with maori French written.

Description

Rare and unusual page of three albumen photos taken of either the Pink or the White terraces at Rotomahana in 1884, quite rare as identified in french 3rd? dec 1884 written identified at Auckland.

These terraces destroyed in 1886 by the eruption of Mount Rarawera.

The reverse of the page has no images but past adhesion?? remains.

 

One of the photos shows maori man bathing in hot pool.

The page is a larger one at 395mm x 295mm ,the photos measure only approx.one larger at 215mm x148mm,the other two 210mm x 140mm.

Some aging as expected to the page and some fade.

Note we only send by tracked courier in New Zealand.

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