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maori weapons - Google Search

maori weapons - Google Search

Whakapakoko rākau (god stick) This whakapakoko atua (god stick) is believed to represent Rongo, the god of agriculture. These sticks were often located near gardens of kūmara (sweet potatoes). They were protective talismans to ensure plentiful crops.

Whakapakoko rākau (god stick)

The whakapakoko rākau or god stick had a pointed end so it could be stuck into the ground. It was used as a temporary shrine for an atua (deity) by tohunga ahurewa (priestly experts). Tohunga were often responsible for healing people, and sometimes used ...

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

Rare New Zealand Maori Carved Wood Two Handed Club 'Tewhatewha'

Maori Pattern Stamp Photograph Red & Black by MissEmbellish

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

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.

Massue courte en bois, Maori, Nouvelle-Zélande | Lot | Sotheby's

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Object: Taiaha (long fighting weapon) | Collections Online - Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Taiaha (long fighting weapon), belonged to Titokowaru. | Collections Online

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Object: Wahaika paraoa (whale bone striking weapon) | Collections Online…

Wahaika parāoa (short edged weapon) | Collections Online

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Dark stained wood wahaika decorated all over with an amalgam of

Dark stained wood wahaika decorated all over with an amalgam of…

Dark stained wood wahaika decorated all over with an amalgam of surface carving including kowhaiwhai and rauponga, the forward projecting figure to the blade edge based on a tau-ihu (canoe prow), the terminal knob carved as a koruru profile head with inlaid paua shell eyes and with a flax cord. 38 cm. Length

Iwi Le Comte Māori Carving - Hoe (Navigation Paddle)

New Zealand Maori Wood Carving | Ko-Iwi Arts | Iwi Le Comte | Maori Wood Carving | Ta Moko Maori Tattoo

New Zealand Maori wood carving by a highly skilled Maori craftsman - Iwi Le Comte, wood carver, sculptor, designer and Ta Moko artist. Commission a New Zealand Maori Wood Carving by Ko-Iwi Arts NZ Maori carver/director Iwi Le Comte.

Taniko Weaving. Journal of the Polynesian Society: The Evolution Of Maori Clothing. Part IX, By Te Rangi Hiroa (P. H. Buck) P 111-149

Journal of the Polynesian Society: The Evolution Of Maori Clothing. Part IX, By Te Rangi Hiroa (P. H. Buck) P 111-149

Matatua manaia

Matatua manaia

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19th Century Maori hand club wahaika

19th Century Maori hand club wahaika

taiaha - Google Search

taiaha - Google Search

Object: Patiti (hatchet) | Collections Online - Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Patiti (hatchet) | Collections Online

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