[singlepic id=285 w=250 h=450 float=none]Ma’afu
Governor Gordon worked closely with powerful chiefs, particularly Cakobau and Ma’afu. As the representative of Queen Victoria, Gordon was often treated as the paramount chief.
Ma’afuotu’itonga, the Tongan chief and Tui Lau who controlled parts of Eastern Fiji from his base on Vanua Balavu.
Photographed by Captain R. Stewart, 1876. P.103552.VH