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From the Land of the Long White Cloud - Aotearoa, this temporary tattoo is inspired by the tā moko of Maori culture. In ancient times before European influence, the Maori tattooed their skin using an Maori Tattoos, Tribal Face Tattoo, Tribal Scorpion Tattoo, Ta Moko Tattoo, Band Tattoos, Samoan Tribal Tattoos, Filipino Tattoos, Maori Tattoo Designs, Marquesan Tattoos

Maori Moko Temporary Tattoo

From the Land of the Long White Cloud - Aotearoa, this temporary tattoo is inspired by the tā moko of Maori culture. In ancient times before European influence, the Maori tattooed their skin using an uhi (chisel). This left the skin with grooves. Later, as more influence from outside of New Zealand came, the tattooing method changed to puncturing leaving a smooth surface to the skin. The moko signified moving from childhood to adulthood. It represented social status and rank. It also…

Makereti (Maggie) Papakura sharing a hongi with an unidentified Maori figure at house, Whakarewarewa, Rotorua, Polynesian People, Polynesian Culture, Once Were Warriors, Ta Moko Tattoo, Maori Tribe, Nz History, Maori People, Maori Designs, New Zealand Art

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Group of Maori women including Maggie and Bella Papakura, Polynesian People, Polynesian Art, Abstract Sculpture, Sculpture Art, Metal Sculptures, Bronze Sculpture, Nz History, Maori People, Maori Designs

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Maori are the indigenous people of Aotearoa New Zealand. Contemporary Maori culture has been shaped by the traditions of its rich cultural heritage. Once Were Warriors, Maori Tribe, Polynesian People, Maori People, Maori Designs, New Zealand Art, Nz Art, Maori Art, Kiwiana

NZ 1901-1909 "Penny Universal" stamp, detailed Tutorial - Page 8 - Postage Stamp Chat Board & Stamp Forum

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Photograph of a portrait of the chieftainess Kapikapi who survived the Tarawera eruption (one of Goldie's titiles), and who was a chieftainess of Rotorua (according to an Evening Post caption). Polynesian People, Polynesian Art, Maori Face Tattoo, Once Were Warriors, Maori Tribe, Maori People, Maori Tattoo Designs, Maori Art, Tattoos Gallery

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Maori Chief with ta Moko tattoo, photograph by Iles, Auckland, circa 1890 Maori Face Tattoo, Ta Moko Tattoo, Maori Tattoos, Borneo Tattoos, Tattoo Art, Polynesian People, Polynesian Culture, Polynesian Art, Maori People

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The Buried Village in Rotorua is a museum showing the buried houses and village as a result of Mt Terewaka exploding in 1886 North Island New Zealand, South Island, Nz History, Outdoor Playground, Playground Ideas, South Pacific, Pacific Ocean, New Zealand Travel, Travel Goals

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The Buried Village in Rotorua is a museum showing the buried houses and village as a result of Mt Terewaka exploding in 1886

Tuhoe group at Ruatoki during the vice-regal visit, photographed in March 1904 by Malcolm Ross. Inscriptions: Album page - beneath image - At Ruat. Nz History, Polynesian People, Maori People, Maori Designs, Maori Art, Post Card, Homeland, Maui, Wearable Art

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Tuhoe group at Ruatoki during the vice-regal visit, photographed in March 1904 by Malcolm Ross. Inscriptions: Album page - beneath image - At Ruat...

Our Southernmost Maoris for sale on Trade Me, New Zealand's auction and classifieds website Once Were Warriors, Polynesian People, West Papua, Maori Art, Book Of Mormon, Kiwi, New Zealand, Maps, Asia

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[Photos] Immerse in the Nostalgia of Tet Past With These Black-and-White Snapshots - Urbanist Hanoi Polynesian People, Maori Art, Historical Images, Local History, Hanoi, Rare Photos, Public Art, World Cultures, Nostalgia

Carving school, Rotorua

Students are shown hard at work carving pou (posts) at the Rotorua School of Maori Arts and Crafts in the early 1930s. The school had been established at Whakarewarewa in 1927 by Apirana Ngata. It drew on the tradition of carving among Ngāti Tarāwhai, a Rotoiti subtribe of Te Arawa. Film-...