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

Hieke 2012, Copper and PVC korowai

Introducing Maori Lifestyles: Inspired by Tradition

Guide Sophia in traditional korowai (cloak). Photo from about 1985. Borrow this to find out more about Sophia the Guide -- Maori biographies, sketches of old New Zealand

Guide Sophia in traditional korowai (cloak). Photo from about Borrow this to find out more about Sophia the Guide -- Maori biographies, sketches of old New Zealand

Kaitaka are the fine flax cloaks of chiefs, made from top-quality muka (flax fibre) and bordered with tāniko (geometric patterning). Woven into them is a story of great artistry and innovation.

Kaitaka aronui/pātea (fine cloak with deep lower tāniko border and horizontal aho weft rows)

Robin Weaves Korowai: Gallery

Pheasant and jute 2015 otago museum 2015 wedding 2014 matariki 2014 2014 Ella's korowai March 2013 .

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