Accession Number
Brief Description
One portrait black and white photograph depicting a human skeleton and a moa skeleton on display at the Canterbury Museum. An inscription on the photograph reads: "Museum Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand, June 7, Julius Haast, Ph.D. F. R. S, No 1871, Director." An inscription below the photograph reads: "Human Skeleton, Moa (Dinornis Giganteus) Canterbury Museum, 1871." Page 51 of album two.
Production Date
07 Jun 1871
Associated Place
Canterbury/South Island/New Zealand
Collecting Unit
Measurement Reading
20.5 x 13.6cm
Measurement Type
Dimensions L x W
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