New Zealand | Tawhiao, second Maori King; Head and shoulders portrait of King Tawhaio, with his face in three-quarter profile, looking left. Tawhiao has short dark hair, a moko (facial tattoo), and is wearing a kaitaka (cloak) with the taniko border around his shoulders.   | Pulman and Son photography studio 1882

New Zealand | Tawhiao, second Maori King; Head and shoulders portrait of King Tawhaio, with his face in three-quarter profile, looking left. Tawhiao has short dark hair, a moko (facial tattoo), and is wearing a kaitaka (cloak) with the taniko border around his shoulders. | Pulman and Son photography studio 1882

Detail photos: Poi Tāniko — Te ngau a Tāne by Karl Rangikawhiti Leonard [KX100601]

Detail photos: Poi Tāniko — Te ngau a Tāne by Karl Rangikawhiti Leonard [KX100601]

Detail of Kaitaka paepaeroa (fine flax cloak with vertical weft rows and taniko borders) 1800-1840; Te Ati Awa iwi (tribe); muka (flax fibre), natural dye; On loan from David Pitt (DE000107/1)

Detail of Kaitaka paepaeroa (fine flax cloak with vertical weft rows and taniko borders) 1800-1840; Te Ati Awa iwi (tribe); muka (flax fibre), natural dye; On loan from David Pitt (DE000107/1)

Poi taniko (percussive device) - Collections Online - Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Poi taniko (percussive device) - Collections Online - Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

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