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Depicts the whare whakairo (carved house) "Kaitangata" with carved lintel, posts and gables, said by the artist to have been carved by Te Rangihaeata himself. 2 figures are seated on the edge of the porch, and a gourd stands on the ground. The carved face supporting the ridge pole is said to represent Rangihaeata himself.
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Full: Front Photograph (black and white); exterior of a Maori marae (community meeting house), Hinemihi, in the village of Te Wairoa, showing the front of the house with carved end posts on either side of the veranda, maihi (carved barge-boards), raparapa (projecting boards at the end of the maihi), tekoteko( anthropomorphic figurative carving at the front of the apex of the roof), koruru (carved mask depicting the ancestor the house is named for, paced below the tekoteko), pare (carved…