My Maori Decendency.

Collection by Denis Clough

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New Zealand, Paihia, North Island. Key Tattoos, Skull Tattoos, Foot Tattoos, Sleeve Tattoos, Maori Face Tattoo, Tiki Totem, Tiki Tiki, Maori Patterns, Flower Tattoo Foot

New Zealand, Paihia, North Island. Maori Meeting House, Waitangi Treaty Grounds. | Cecil Images

Carved Traditional Maori Figure, called Poupou, supporting the overhead rafters of the meeting house. These are the 12th, 13th, and 14th on the left side after entering the house. The twelth and thirteenth represent the style of the Ngati Porou tribe of the east coast north of Gisborne; the 14th represents the Rongowhakata tribe of Gisborne. Te Whare Runanga, built 1940, Waitangi Treaty Grounds, Paihia, north island, New Zealand. The woven panels on either side of the poupou are called…

This map shows the tribal area as defined under the Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Porou Act The map highlights some of the major natural features and townships of the area. East Cape, New Zealand, Roots, City Photo, Culture, Places, Holiday, Image, Infinity

Ngāti Porou tribal area

This map shows the tribal area as defined under the Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Porou Act 1987. The map highlights some of the major natural features and townships of the area.

Tokomaru bay, there was a time when up to 6000 people were employed here in the meat freezing and export works South Island, What Is Like, Kiwi, Railroad Tracks, New Zealand, Cloud, Identity, Ipad, Heaven

Tokomaru bay, there was a time when up to 6000 people were employed here in the meat freezing and export works, see more at New Zealand Journeys app for iPad www.gopix.co.nz

Waipiro Bay, Gisborne region, with a Maori group in a fishing boat. A schooner is unloading goods in the background. Polynesian People, Maori Art, Before I Die, Underworld, Fishing Boats, Kiwi, Egyptian, New Zealand, Identity

Waipiro Bay, Gisborne region, with Maori group in a fishing boat | National Library of New Zealand

Waipiro Bay, Gisborne region, with a Maori group in a fishing boat. A schooner is unloading goods in the background. Photograph taken circa 1900, b...

The War memorial, Church of St Mary's, at ,Tikitiki, see more at New Zealand Journeys app for iPad www.gopix.co.nz East Coast, Kiwi, Castles, Cribs, New Zealand, Ipad, Heaven, Journey, House Styles

The War memorial, Church of St Mary's, at ,Tikitiki, see more at New Zealand Journeys app for iPad www.gopix.co.nz

Apirana Ngata leading a haka at the 1940 centennial celebrations at Waitangi. The meeting house, Waitangi House, is on the left. Nz History, History Online, Treaty Of Waitangi, Waitangi Day, Maori People, Peace On Earth, Beautiful Morning, North Africa, Image Shows

Apirana Ngata leading a haka at the 1940 centennial celebrations at Waitangi. The meeting house, Waitangi House, is on the left.

These signatures on the Treaty of Waitangi, made by chiefs drawing part of their moko, or facial tattoo, were gathered by missionary William Williams from Ngāti Porou on the East Coast Treaty Of Waitangi, Facial Tattoos, East Coast, Homeland, Drawings, Symbols, Maori, Face Tattoos, Icons

East Coast copy of the Treaty of Waitangi

The signatures of the Ngāti Porou chiefs who signed the Treaty of Waitangi in 1840.