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Object: [King Malietoa and Queen, Samoa]

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Title [King Malietoa and Queen, Samoa]
Production Burton Brothers (photography studio), 1884, Dunedin
Unknown (photographer), 1884, Apia
Medium summary black and white gelatin glass negative
Materials silver, photographic gelatin, sheet glass, photographic plates
Classification black-and-white negatives, gelatin dry plate negatives, portraits
Technique black-and-white photography
Format whole plate (1/1)
Credit line Purchased 1943
Registration number C.018182
Portrait of Samoan man (right) and woman. Both seated with a small table with hat on it between them, each has an elbow resting on the table. Man is dressed in military style uniform, woman in western period clothes is holding a cloth. Backdrop is coconut trees.

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