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Object: Opo the dolphin, Opononi

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Title Opo the dolphin, Opononi
Production Lee-Johnson, Eric (photographer), 1956, Opononi
Medium summary black and white photograph, gelatin silver print
Materials silver, photographic paper, photographic gelatin
Classification black-and-white prints, gelatin silver prints
Technique photography
Dimensions Image: 209mm (Height) x 152mm (Length)
Credit line Purchased 1997 with New Zealand Lottery Grants Board funds
Registration number O.030662
View of a young boy riding on Opo's back, he is holding onto her dorsal fin whilst a woman to the left is assiting.

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