Image: Two girls, Tongatapu, Tonga.

Two girls, Tongatapu, Tonga.

Two girls, Tongatapu, Tonga, 1903. AMS318/V6263. The identity of these girls is unknown. They wear leaf bands, cotton blouses and matching hairstyles. The girl on the left wears a ta'ovala mat garment.

Photographer:
Reverend George Brown
Rights:
© Courtesy of the Australian Museum

Notes

This image is from a large collection of photographs taken by Reverend George Brown during his work with the Methodist Mission in the Pacific Islands from 1876 to 1908.

 

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