Story: Koroki Te Rata Mahuta Tawhiao Potatau Te Wherowhero

Pei Te Hurinui Jones (left), Koroki (centre), and Te Kiri Katipa

Pei Te Hurinui Jones (left), Koroki (centre), and Te Kiri Katipa

The fifth Maori king, Koroki, is pictured standing between his trusted advisor, Pei Te Hurinui Jones and Te Kiri Katipa, probably in the early 1930s.

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How to cite this page:

Angela Ballara. 'Koroki Te Rata Mahuta Tawhiao Potatau Te Wherowhero', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1998. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/4k16/koroki-te-rata-mahuta-tawhiao-potatau-te-wherowhero (accessed 19 October 2019)