Kōrero: Ngā mātua

Te māmā me tana tamaiti

Te māmā me tana tamaiti

He tānga tēnei nā John Philemon o tētahi wahine Māori e waha ana i tana tamaiti. Kei tōna ringa he kete kī ana i te pītiti.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: E-053-018
Oil painting by John Philemon Backhouse

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Cindy Kiro, 'Ngā mātua - Ngā momo āhua whakatipu tamariki', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/artwork/29251/te-mama-me-tana-tamaiti (accessed 16 September 2019)

Story by Cindy Kiro, published 5 May 2011, updated 1 Jun 2017