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A quick reference to the maori shapes and symbols used in some of our jewellery. - A quick reference to the maori shapes and symbols used in some of our jewellery. You can also view -

Main Figures of Maori Mythology vol 1 by Mr.

NZ Natives know about Kraken and Sea Dragons too.

Maori tattoos are among the most distinctive tattoos in the world. Read on to discover more about the sacred tattoo art of the Maori.

Traditional Maori Tattoos | Tattoo Designs, Tribe Tattooing, Ta Moko

Maori tattoos are among the most distinctive tattoos in the world. Read on to discover more about the sacred tattoo art of the Maori...

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Hei Matau

MAUI, the demigod, trickster and mythological hero of Polynesia, Hawaii and of the Maori people.

Nice pattern

Nice pattern

a, weku

Fig. 91. Maori carved heads. — a, weku; b, koruru; c, ruru; d, ngututa; e, manaia (a-d, after Anaha; e, after Archey) | NZETC

a, weku

Fig. 91. Maori carved heads. — a, weku; b, koruru; c, ruru; d, ngututa; e, manaia (a-d, after Anaha; e, after Archey) | NZETC

Marquesan tattoos – Tattoos And

 Double spirals, after Anaha. b, takarangi; c, rauru;

Fig. 92. Double spirals, after Anaha. — a, pikorauru; b, takarangi; c, rauru; d, maui; e, whakaironui | NZETC

Image result for maori paddle for waka

Image result for maori paddle for waka

Tiki art for Billabong NZ

Maori tattoos are part of the culture of the indeigenous Polynesian people of New Zealand. Maori facial tattoos never cross the midline of the face and are tribal in design. See pictures, videos and articles about Maori Tattoos here.

maori warrior drawing - Google Search

Many cultures feature facial and other tattoos as rites of passage. This is a Maori Moko.

Tā moko

MaoriMoko - Tā moko - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Cook Island Maori matau and other symbols

Meaning Maori Symbols

Black and white maori panels

Black and white maori panels