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Maoritanga

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The Moko Kauae are a group of Maori women who live in New Zealand. Traditionally, these women give themselves chin tattoos which are supposed to represent t Polynesian People, Polynesian Culture, Native American History, Native American Indians, Maori People, Black Indians, Maori Art, Black History Facts, People Of The World

Remarkable portraits show the last traditionally inked Maori women

The late 19th and early 20th century photographs show some of the last Maori women to wear the traditional ta moko face marking in New Zealand before it was outlawed by British colonialists.

Mannequin/life caste of a Maori chief wearing a rain cape over a korowai (tag cloak); holding a taiaha (ceremonial and fighting staff), wearing a hei tiki (neck pendant), and two huia feathers in his hair. Polynesian People, Polynesian Art, Maori Tribe, Maori People, Maori Art, Kiwiana, People Of The World, Tribal Art, British Museum

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Mannequin/life caste of a Maori chief wearing a rain cape over a korowai (tag cloak); holding a taiaha (ceremonial and fighting staff), wearing a hei tiki (neck pendant), and two huia feathers in his hair. | 19th century | Photographic print; © The Trustees of the British Museum

 Maori belles, Bay of Islands, N. series no 545 Shows two young Maori women standing side by side, wearing flax cloaks and long skirts. Maori People, Tribal People, Polynesian People, Polynesian Culture, Tribal Costume, Folk Costume, Long White Cloud, Maori Designs, Arte Tribal

[Postcard]. Maori belles, Bay of Islands, N.Z. F.T. series no 545 [1900-1920]. | National Library of New Zealand

Shows two young Maori women standing side by side, wearing flax cloaks and long skirts. Quantity: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s) on postcard.. P...

Makereti Papakura of Te Rauru meeting house, Whakarewarewa Sculpture Art, Metal Sculptures, Abstract Sculpture, Bronze Sculpture, Polynesian People, Maori Patterns, Maori People, Maori Designs, Nz Art

Makereti Papakura in the doorway of Te Rauru meeting house, Whakarewarewa | National Library of New Zealand

Makereti Papakura seated in the carved wooden doorway of Te Rauru meeting house in Whakarewarewa. Photograph taken by William Andrews Collis betwee...

The Maori People of the land are of Polynesian origin and encompass about 14 percent of New Zealand’s population. Native American History, Native American Indians, African History, Ta Moko Tattoo, Thai Tattoo, Maori Tattoos, Tribal Tattoos, Polynesian People, Polynesian Art

'Portrait of Maori Chief' Photographic Print | Art.com

Portrait of Maori Chief Photographic Print. Find art you love and shop high-quality art prints, photographs, framed artworks and posters at Art.com. 100% satisfaction guaranteed.

Studio portrait of an unidentified Maori man wearing traditional clothing. He wears a kakahu (cloak) and holds a taiaha (traditional Maori fighting. Traditional Fashion, Traditional Outfits, Ta Moko Tattoo, Polynesian People, Maori People, Maori Designs, New Zealand Art, Maori Art, Studio Portraits

World of Ethno: Photo

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Sophia - Photograph taken by William Henry Thomas Partington. [ca Ref: Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. Polynesian People, Maori People, Maori Designs, New Zealand Art, Maori Art, Kiwiana, Beauty Around The World, Cultural Identity, Historical Pictures

Sophia - Photograph taken by William Henry Thomas Partington | National Library of New Zealand

Full-length portrait of an elderly Sophia Hinerangi (1911). She is seated outside on a bench wearing a korowai (tag cloak) over a blouse, and with ...

Portraits of Paora Torotoro, Matenga Tukareaho, Tukaroto Matutaera Potatau Te Wherowhero Tawhiao, and one other unidentified Maori man Tonga, Maori Legends, Tattoo Museum, Polynesian People, Amsterdam Tattoo, Maori People, History Tattoos, Samoan Tattoo, Maori Tattoos

Portraits of Paora Torotoro, Matenga Tukareaho, Tukaroto Matutaera Potatau Te Wherowhero Tawhiao, and one other unidentified Maori man | National Library of New Zealand

Asssemblage of portraits comprising: (Top left) Paora Torotoro, taken 1880s by Samuel Carnell of Napier. (Top right) Matenga Tukareaho, taken 1870s...

History Discover This is a Maori not a part Native American part black as someone listed her. Native American Women Native American History African American History American Indians Black Indians Native Indian First Nations Black History Pre History Native American Women, Native American History, African American History, American Indians, Black Indians, Black History Facts, African Diaspora, Native Indian, Cherokee Indian Art

Remarkable portraits show the last traditionally inked Maori women

The late 19th and early 20th century photographs show some of the last Maori women to wear the traditional ta moko face marking in New Zealand before it was outlawed by British colonialists.

Chief Whatanui standing inside the porch at Hine-nui-tepo meeting house at Te Whaiti. He is wearing a kakahu (cloak) and holding a kotiate (violin-. Polynesian People, Polynesian Culture, Maori Patterns, Maori People, Maori Designs, New Zealand Art, Vintage Tiki, Nz Art, Maori Art

Chief Whatanui standing inside the porch at Hinenuitepo meeting house at Te Whaiti, 1930 | National Library of New Zealand

Chief Whatanui standing inside the porch at Hine-nui-tepo meeting house at Te Whaiti. He is wearing a kakahu (cloak) and holding a kotiate (violin-...

As sited by the URL "Maggie Papakura, wearing a korowai, seated in the carved doorway of Rauru house" Photograph from the collection of the Rotorua Museum. Once Were Warriors, Polynesian People, Maori People, New Zealand Art, Old Portraits, Maori Art, Kiwiana, Art History, Local History

Guide Maggie in Doorway of 'Rauru'; CP-1610 on NZ Museums

View of Maggie Papakura, wearing a korowai, seated in the carved doorway of Rauru house.

Maori group who visited England with William Jenkins in From left to… Maori Tattoo Meanings, Maori Tattoos, Polynesian People, Maori People, English Girls, Maori Designs, Learning Stories, Maori Art, Family History

A little bit of family history

As a young girl my Grandfather used to tell us the story of our great, great, great Grandfather Kamariera Te Hau Takiri Wharepapa, the Maori Chief who went to England to meet Queen Victoria and mar…

thisiseverydayracism: “ a—fri—ca: “ Maori woman carrying an infant on her back, 1892 - (photo from natlib.nz) The New Zealand Holocaust ‘Many descendants of British colonist’s are under some. Maori Face Tattoo, Polynesian People, Maori People, Maori Designs, Nz Art, Maori Art, Cultural, Mother And Child, Baby Wearing

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Unidentified Maori woman carrying an infant on her back, 1892

A line of Maori men and women shaking hands and touching noses (hongi), in front of the carved gateway of the pa. The gateway is flanked with tawa-sapling fences. 1906 This Marae was built in Christchurch for show Polynesian People, Maori People, New Zealand Art, Maori Art, Best Artist, The Pa, Maui, Old Photos, Metal Sculptures

Hongi at the inner pa at the New Zealand International Exhibition, Christchurch | National Library of New Zealand

Hongi at the inner pa at the New Zealand Exhibition, Christchurch. Shows a line of Maori men and women shaking hands and touching noses, in front o...