Tribal Manta Ray Mosaic - Pool Mosaic

Tribal Manta Ray Mosaic

Tribal Manta Ray Mosaic - Pool Mosaic

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Adele Jackson These are Maori weaving patterns called Taniko for incorporating into flax skirts called piu piu, and into the woven panels of Maori meeting houses in New Zealand.

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Journal of the Polynesian Society: The Maori Whare: Notes On The Construction Of A Maori House, By Rev.

Aronui Patterns  Triangle designs which refers to the pursuit of knowledge about the natural world.

Aramoana and Tukemata patterns with a dominant chevron shape that are either plain or have a serrated appearance

Roimata toroa, or albatross tears is the name of the pattern employed in tukutuku, the lattice work that decorates the walls of the meeting houses.

Roimata toroa, or albatross tears is the name of the pattern employed in tukutuku, the lattice work that decorates the walls of the meeting houses.

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