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Gran Capo Maori Ngāti Raukawa - Nuova Zelanda, ora conservato al musée du Quai Branly Paris, gesso e vernice, Maori Tattoos, Maori Face Tattoo, Ta Moko Tattoo, Maori Tattoo Designs, Irezumi Tattoos, Samoan Tattoo, Body Art Tattoos, Facial Tattoos, Neck Tattoos

Paris / Musée du Quai Branly / Bâtiment, jardin, collections, expositions

Le bâtiment du musée du quai Branly a été conçu par l’architecte Jean Nouvel. Il se compose de quatre bâtiments reliés par des passerelles et disposés sur un terrain de 39 000m². Epousant la courbure douce de la Seine au pied de la tour Eiffel, il est juché sur pilotis et prévu pour être -à terme- niché dans la verdure. <a href="http://www.quaibranly.fr/" rel="noreferrer nofollow">www.quaibranly.fr/</a> Le pavillon des Sessions au sein du palais du Louvre accueille également une exposition…

Tawhiao Potatau Te Wherowhero and his wife Hera Manatunga exhibition from the bastard Sir George Grey Special Collections Nz History, Black History Books, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Polynesian People, Maori People, Maori Designs, Nz Art, Maori Art

Manatunga exhibition from the Sir George Grey Special Collections

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

Cabinet card portrait of Paora Torotoro, chief of Ngati Hinepare, taken, probably in the by Samuel Carnell of Napier. Maori Face Tattoo, Ta Moko Tattoo, Maori Tattoos, Borneo Tattoos, Thai Tattoo, Tribal Tattoos, Haka New Zealand, Old Photos, Vintage Photos

44 Captivating Native Maori Portraits From 19th Century New Zealand - Flashbak

In 1815, the first British missionaries arrived in Aotearoa (land of the long white cloud). Dubbed Nieuw Zeeland by adventurer Abel Tasman Nieuw Zeeland, after the Dutch province of Zeeland, the country would be changed in 1840 when the British and many Maori tribes signed the Treaty of Waitangi.

maori tattoos in vector Maori Face Tattoo, Ta Moko Tattoo, Body Art Tattoos, Tribal Tattoos, Maori Tattoos, Tatoos, Borneo Tattoos, Thai Tattoo, Haka New Zealand

Lindauer Ihaka Whaanga

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Who Built The Kaimanawa Wall? This ancient structure has challenged current… Best Mysteries, Ancient Mysteries, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Monuments, Mystery Of History, Prehistory, Ancient Civilizations

Who Built The Kaimanawa Wall?

Who Built The Kaimanawa Wall? This ancient structure has challenged current theories of NZ settlement. There were efforts to pass it off as a natural formation! But... "There was no doubt that the stones had been cut. The four visible stones in the front wall were a uniform 1.6 metres tall, and 1 metre wide. In one place he could insert his arm into a root-ridden cavity and feel the back face -- and the front face of the next tier. The faces were uncannily smooth, with no saw or adze marks."

Who Built The Kaimanawa Wall? This ancient structure has challenged current… Best Mysteries, Ancient Mysteries, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Monuments, Mystery Of History, Prehistory, Ancient Civilizations

Who Built The Kaimanawa Wall?

Who Built The Kaimanawa Wall? This ancient structure has challenged current theories of NZ settlement. There were efforts to pass it off as a natural formation! But... "There was no doubt that the stones had been cut. The four visible stones in the front wall were a uniform 1.6 metres tall, and 1 metre wide. In one place he could insert his arm into a root-ridden cavity and feel the back face -- and the front face of the next tier. The faces were uncannily smooth, with no saw or adze marks."

nemfrog: “ “Two beautifully tattooed heads (from New Zealand) are in the collection of the Army Medical Museum of Washington, D.C…" Smithsonian Bureau of Ethnology. Maori Face Tattoo, Ta Moko Tattoo, Tahiti, Art Maori, Maori Symbols, Nz History, Maori People, Maori Designs, Wax Museum

nemfrog

“Two beautifully tattooed heads (from New Zealand) are in the collection of the Army Medical Museum of Washington, D.C… No history of these heads can be obtained. The skin is almost perfect, and has...

First Nations man leads tours to sacred Bella Coola petroglyphs to share Indigenous culture Apache Native American, Native American Symbols, Native American Quotes, Native American Artists, Native American History, Nz History, Women In History, Ancient History, Indigenous Art

First Nations man leads tours to sacred Bella Coola petroglyphs to share Indigenous culture | CBC News

The rock carvings of images from the animal and supernatural worlds, which are located in Thorsen Creek in the Bella Coola Valley, are estimated to be between 5,000 and 10,000 years old

Maori trophy head with mokomokai tattoos. The Moko shows the Iwi (Tribal), Haupu (Clan) and battle, cultural deeds & position of the individual Maori Face Tattoo, Ta Moko Tattoo, Face Tattoos, Ohm Tattoo, Maori Tattoos, Maori People, Tribal People, Arte Tribal, Tribal Art

En la cultura Maori cuando una persona con Moko moría, (tatuaje facial) su cabeza se conservaba y se le llamaba Mokomokai.

ancientart: “The famous tattooed and preserved head of a Maori warrior. The Rouen Museum of Natural History in France formally returned this artifact to the delegation of elders, New Zealand Embassy. Eye Tattoo Meaning, Tattoos With Meaning, Ta Moko Tattoo, Maori Tattoos, Statues, La Danse Macabre, Polynesian People, Polynesian Culture, Henna

Maori warrior's mummified head returned to New Zealand after 136 years in French museum

Curators at The Rouen Museum hope the gesture will restore dignity, in the eyes of Maoris, to the dead person.

Ancient Neolithic monuments of stone age Great Britain or hillocky NZ farmland? Nz History, Baalbek, Ancient Architecture, Amazing Nature, Great Britain, Archaeology, New Zealand, Monument Valley, Mixed Media

MEGALITHIC NEW ZEALAND

Ancient Neolithic monuments of stone age Great Britain or hillocky NZ farmland?

THE NAVIGATORS Pathfinders Of The Pacific. Description: One of the first and best documentaries produced about the life of Grand Master Navigator Mau Piailug. Those ancient Polynesians had some balls. Nz History, History Projects, Tv Series Free, National Curriculum, Best Documentaries, Aloha Hawaii, The Grandmaster, Hawaiian Islands, Sailing

THE NAVIGATORS Pathfinders Of The Pacific.mpg

One of the first and best documentaries produced about the life of Grand Master Navigator Mau Piailug.

Ancient New Zealand Surveyors Nz History, Ancient History, Mountain High, Auckland, Bouldering, New Zealand, Monument Valley, Mount Rushmore, Past

Opito Standing Stones 1

Just like Tahanga Hill at Opito Bay, the top of Moehau Mountain is also crowned with an ancient standing stone trig, as well as scattered satellite marker boulders that now lie recumbent. Photo taken by Dennis Hamblin, Takapuna, Auckland, 1979. The view is South towards the Firth of Thames. Photo and supportive details supplied from the archives of researcher, Gary Cook.