Kōrero: Hungarians

Decorative plate (2 o 3)

Decorative plate

This decorative plate comes from Korond (Corund) in Transylvania, which was part of Hungary before 1920 and is now part of Romania. The inscription is a traditional prayer, ‘Blessing of the house’.

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Private collection, Klára Szentirmay
Photograph by Miranda Wells

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Ann Beaglehole, 'Hungarians - Immigration before 1956: navvies and exiles', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/3903/decorative-plate (accessed 27 January 2020)

He kōrero nā Ann Beaglehole, i tāngia i te 8 Feb 2005, updated 25 Mar 2015