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The early historian and ethnologist Wiremu Maihi Te Rangikāheke drew this puhoro tattoo pattern in about while working as a cultural adviser to Governor George Grey. The puhoro is tattooed on the thighs. Tribal Tattoo Designs, Maori Designs, Chris Garver, Maori Patterns, Henna Patterns, Art Maori, Polynesian Art, Nz Art, Tattoos

Puhoro pattern

The early historian and ethnologist Wiremu Maihi Te Rangikāheke drew this puhoro tattoo pattern in about 1850, while working as a cultural adviser to Governor George Grey. The puhoro is tattooed on the thighs.

View of a comet in the sky above Mt Taranaki (Egmont) and Parihaka, taken 4 October by Thomas S Muir. Identification of photographer from re. Nz History, History Online, Family History, Maori People, Maori Designs, New Zealand Art, Maori Art, Kiwiana, Papua New Guinea

View of a comet in the sky above Mt Egmont and Parihaka - Photograph taken by Thomas S Muir | National Library of New Zealand

View of a comet in the sky above Mt Taranaki (Egmont) and Parihaka, taken 4 October 1882, by Thomas S Muir. Identification of photographer from re...

Rongomaiwahine, about 1910 Polynesian People, Maori People, Maori Designs, New Zealand Art, Maori Art, Round House, Historical Pictures, Best Artist, Cemetery

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...

Parihaka by Josiah Martin, [ca School Book Covers, Nz History, Polynesian People, Maori People, Maori Art, Guy Fawkes, Peaceful Protest, The 5th Of November, Great Photos

Commemorating peaceful protest – Parihaka

Human beings. We can be a bit disappointing sometimes can’t we? We’re often very easily swayed by things that are bright and shiny rather than other more meaningful things. Take for ins…

Hone Tuwhare at Kaka Point Maori People, New Zealand Houses, To My Parents, Light And Shadow, Kiwi, Writers, Knight, Photographers, Poetry

Hone Tuwhare at Kaka Point [1988]

Handboek Ans Westra BWX ISBN: 0 467 00807 7

Net Photo: 1431 Steam Incorporated EMD at Near Hawera, New Zealand by John Russell News Around The World, Around The Worlds, Train Pictures, Diesel Locomotive, Steam Engine, Train Station, Kiwi, New Zealand, Transportation

1431 Steam Incorporated EMD G12 at Near Hawera, New Zealand by John Russell

High quality photograph of Steam Incorporated EMD G12 # 1431 at Near Hawera, New Zealand.

Maori Architecture – From fale to wharenui and beyond Contemporary Architecture, Art And Architecture, Maori Art, School Architecture, Book Design, New Zealand, Urban, Explore, Mansions

Maori Architecture – From fale to wharenui and beyond

Garth Falconer reviews the first book dedicated to Maori architecture.

Mt Egmont, Mountain House, New Plymouth. Postcard by Frank Duncan & Co. Pilgrimage, Auckland, Plymouth, Art Boards, New Zealand, Mount Everest, Exotic, Island, Mountains

cars at Mountain House, Taranaki, circa 1925

Smoke from a chimney but all the car tops are down... One of the owners of this place was a long time customer. Mt Egmont acquired the dual Maori name of Mt Taranaki in the 1980s which now is the only name used.

John Street Dairy, NEWTOWN late / early Mr and Mrs Heard ran this for a few years. They lived behind the shop OWR 6 July 2017 6 July, 1940s, Dairy, Scene, Mansions, Street, House Styles, Shop, Manor Houses

John Street Dairy, NEWTOWN late 1940s / early 50s Mr and Mrs Heard ran this for a few years. They lived behind the shop OWR 6 July 2017