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Ihaka Whaanga - Kakahu inside out and upside down, because of the Pākeha preference to see taniko. Cracks me up now whenever I see Māori at graduation wearing their kākau like this.

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Colonial New Zealand Wars. Maori and militia.

Colonial New Zealand Wars Māori and militia

I’ve been making some slow but steady progress on my colonial New Zealand Wars project, having painted eight more Māori warriors and eight militiamen over the last couple of weeks. TheyR…

Vernon Heath (England) fl Portrait of Horomona Te Atua, Paratene Te Manu and Reihana Te Taukawau.

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Wirimu Maihi Te Rangikaheke, also known as William Marsh, [ca He holds a taiaha and a korowai (Maori tag cloak), and wears a feathered piupiu.

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Portrait of an unidentified elderly Maori man with a beard, wrapped in a (dog? He stands, looking at the camera, holding a tehwatewha in one hand.Photograph taken by Frank Denton

Unidentified Maori man wearing a cloak and holding a tewhatewha - Photograph taken by Frank Denton | National Library of New Zealand

Portrait of an unidentified elderly Maori man with a beard, wrapped in a (dog?) skin cloak. He stands, looking at the camera, holding a tehwatewha ...

This article aims to help the reader understand and distinguish the different types of Maori Weapons. To understand Maori weapons and their intended specialized functions.

Maori Weapons | Maori Clubs | Maori war club | sell maori weapon

This article aims to help the reader understand and distinguish the different types of Maori Weapons. To understand Maori weapons and their intended specialized functions.

This article aims to help the reader understand and distinguish the different types of Maori Weapons. To understand Maori weapons and their intended specialized functions.

Maori Weapons | Maori Clubs | Maori war club | sell maori weapon

This article aims to help the reader understand and distinguish the different types of Maori Weapons. To understand Maori weapons and their intended specialized functions.

Take Take Rangitupu from Ranana, Whanganui River, ca He wears an ear adornments made of ribbon and an animal tooth. He wears a korowai (Maori tag cloak) and holds a patu. A tewhatewha lies at his feet. He sits before a painted backdrop

44 Captivating Native Maori Portraits From 19th Century New Zealand - Flashbak

In 1815, the first British missionaries arrived in Aotearoa (land of the long white cloud). Dubbed Nieuw Zeeland by adventurer Abel Tasman Nieuw Zeeland, after the Dutch province of Zeeland, the country would be changed in 1840 when the British and many Maori tribes signed the Treaty of Waitangi.

Maori Chief's whalebone "Mere Mere's" by John R Morris

Maori Chief's whalebone

John R Morris - Maori Chief's whalebone

Kamariera Te Hautakiri Wharepapa (right) and Kihirini Te Tuahu (with tewhatewha) during their trip tp London, Photo by Vernon Heath.

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…

Finch & Co - Rare New Zealand Maori Carved Wood Two Handed Club 'Tewhatewha'

Polynesian War clubs | war club | wooden club | tribal war club | sell club

This article looks at the various types of Polynesian war clubs. It has lots of images to help readers identify where their Polynesian war club comes from and what it is worth. tribal war clubs are sometimes called wooden clubs or Pacific island clubs

This article aims to help the reader understand and distinguish the different types of Maori Weapons. To understand Maori weapons and their intended specialized functions.

Maori Weapons | Maori Clubs | Maori war club | sell maori weapon

This article aims to help the reader understand and distinguish the different types of Maori Weapons. To understand Maori weapons and their intended specialized functions.

This article aims to help the reader understand and distinguish the different types of Maori Weapons. To understand Maori weapons and their intended specialized functions.

Maori Weapons | Maori Clubs | Maori war club | sell maori weapon

This article aims to help the reader understand and distinguish the different types of Maori Weapons. To understand Maori weapons and their intended specialized functions.

Digital Collections - Pictures - Robley, Horatio Gordon, Maoris, New Zealand, Polynesian People, Polynesian Islands, Nz History, History Online, Maori Words, Maori People, Maori Designs, Air New Zealand, Maori Art
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Haka at Maketū

British officer H.G. Robley's painting of a haka with muskets at Maketū, about 1865.

Benjamin Peyman Portrait of Victoria 'Queen of Nukumaru' a woman dressed in a feather cloak with rifle in hand. Polynesian People, Maori People, Maori Designs, Nz Art, Maori Art, Indigenous Art, Historical Pictures, Old Photos, New Zealand
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Peyman, Benjamin, 1823/24-1897 :Portrait of Victoria `Queen' of the Nukumaru | National Library of New Zealand

Shows a woman dressed in a feather cloak with rifle in hand. Photograph taken ca 1860s by Benjamin Peyman. Same as PA2-2828 Other - Photographe...

maori bâton de combat ||| weapon

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