Chiefs and Warriors

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Maori Warrior he tangata teenei o Matarae

A Maori warrior with a ta moko (facial tattoo) performs a war haka (dance), Te Puia (New Zealand Maori Arts & Crafts Institute), Rotorua, New Zealand | Blaine Harrington III

A Maori warrior with a ta moko (facial tattoo) performs a war haka (dance), Te Puia (New Zealand Maori Arts & Crafts Institute), Rotorua, New Zealand

Wetekia Ruruku Elkington, a Maori woman, taken around 1900. Some of her story at the link  My nanny rocking Pinterest!

Angelina: From Italy To New Zealand - GoNOMAD Travel

Gerard Hindmarsh tells the story of his grandparents who, in the early 1990’s immigrated to New Zealand from southern Italy.

Maori Art, Wood Carving, Rotorua, New Zealand by stephanieetstephane, via Flickr

Maori Art, Wood Carving, Rotorua, New Zealand

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Maori warrior - awesome pikitia papa

Maori warrior - awesome pikitia papa

New Zealand | Head and shoulders portrait of Maori man, Pekama Titara; wearing a white feather in his hair, kaitaka (finely woven flax cloak); with facial moko (tattoo) | Late 19th century | Photographed by Pulman

photographic print (black and white); album | British Museum

New Zealand | Head and shoulders portrait of Maori man, Pekama Titara; wearing a white feather in his hair, kaitaka (finely woven flax cloak); with facial moko (tattoo) | Late 19th century | Photographed by Pulman

Maori woman with chin tattoo

maori princess with moko - chin tattoo

A beautiful maori woman with traditional feather headress, moa feather cape, and moko or chin tattoo. New Zealand, vintage. Photo in the private collection of Sarah Partridge, all rights reserved. Contact: sweetpeabrooklyn@yahoo.com

Tattooing is a sacred art among the Maori people of New Zealand. Both Maori men and women wore face tattoo known as moko. Warriors tattooed their entire face as well as their thighs and buttocks.

The Indigenous Group - Maori

WHO ARE THE MAORI? The Maori are the original inhabitants of New Zealand. The Maori came to New Zealand as long as 1,500 years ago. They tr...

Maori battle face. Maori, New Zealand's indigenous people

Maori battle face. Maori, New Zealand's indigenous people

maori warrior

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Various Maori weapons - 1847

Large Image View from "[Plates 41-60]"

whakairo arero o te taiaha

Carved arero or tongue ends of taiaha

BEAUTIFUL MAORI SUSAN

BEAUTIFUL MAORI SUSAN 8X6 PHOTO

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carrying pepi

Mode of carrying children

Mere Awhitu wife of King’s son Pulman Studio (Active 1867 – 1900) Albumen photograph Circa 1880 Size: 15 x 10.5 cm.

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Mere Awhitu wife of King’s son Pulman Studio (Active 1867 – 1900) Albumen photograph Circa 1880 Size: 15 x 10.5 cm.

Maori chief holding a taiaha, 1860-1879

Maori chief holding a taiaha, 1860-1879