Taonga

Collection by Michelle Keefe

9 
Pins
 • 
9 
Followers
Tawhiao Potatau Te Wherowhero and his wife Hera Manatunga exhibition from the bastard Sir George Grey Special Collections

Manatunga exhibition from the Sir George Grey Special Collections

Topic: King Tawhiao’s fern collection | Collections Online - Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

King Tawhiao’s fern collection | Collections Online

Access information on more than 200,000 objects in Te Papa's collections. Get up close to our collections through collected specimens and thousands of zoomable images.

Princess Piki being anointed to become Maori Queen 1966 Aetearoa New Zealand

Queen Te Atairangikaahu, 1966

As the young Princess Piki is appointed the first Māori queen, Te Atairangikaahu, in 1966, the solemnity of the occasion is evident on her face. She is about to experience the whakawahinga ceremony, in which a bible is held over her head while traditional expressions are recited. The same ...

The seventh Māori king, Te Arikinui Tūheitia Paki, is seen on the carved throne at Tūrangawaewae in 2006, soon after his accession to the kingship.

King Tūheitia, 2006

The seventh Māori king, Te Arikinui Tūheitia Paki, is seen on the carved throne at Tūrangawaewae in 2006, soon after his accession to the kingship.

Rongomaiwahine, about 1910

Rongomaiwahine, about 1910

Waipapa a Iwi marae in Mōhaka is distinguished by its historic round meeting house, Rongomaiwahine. The origins of this meeting house are unclear – one source says it was built in 1885, another claims it replicates the round house built by Māori religious leader Rua Kēnana at Maungapō...

Tukaroto Potatau Matutaera Te Wherowhero Tawhiao

4096 | Page 1 of 2 | Items | National Library of New Zealand | National Library of New Zealand

The National Library and Alexander Turnbull Library are here to help you access and use the collective knowledge of New Zealand.

Object: Tawhiao, second Maori King | Collections Online - Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Tawhiao, second Maori King | Collections Online

Access information on more than 200,000 objects in Te Papa's collections. Get up close to our collections through collected specimens and thousands of zoomable images.

1929, Te Puea Herangi: Mobilising communities | NZ Herald

1929, Te Puea Herangi: Mobilising communities | NZ Herald