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Carvings at the entrance to the Waka House at Waitangi Treaty Gr

Waka Taua (War Canoes) at Waitangi Treaty Grounds in New Zealand

A fascinating bit of history and a photo tour of the waka taua, Maori war canoes, at the Waitangi Treaty Grounds in the Bay of Islands New Zealand.

fabulous pictures: KahuroaKahungunu - Kahungunu was the ancestor of the Māori tribe Ngāti Kahungunu, and is seen here holding a hoe and a canoe paddle. This shows his abilities as a navigator. The carving is part of the canoe house on Treaty grounds, Waitangi. Incorporating an ancestor into the dwelling is a common architectural feature of the canoe and meeting houses.

Maori carvings of New Zealand KahuroaKahungunu: Kahungunu was the ancestor of the Māori tribe Ngāti Kahungunu, and is seen here holding a hoe and a canoe paddle. The carving is part of the canoe house on Treaty grounds, Waitangi.

Maori Carving, Whare Runanga, Waitangi,  New Zealand

Maori Carving, Whare Runanga, Waitangi, North Island, New Zealand, Pacific

Makereti Papakura, hongi. Whakarewarewa, Rotorua, [1910-1930] #Maori #Carving

Makereti (Maggie) Papakura sharing a hongi with an unidentified Maori figure at house, Whakarewarewa, Rotorua,

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