Story: Tā moko

Pūhoro

Pūhoro

I tuhi te pūkōrero a Wiremu Te Rangikāheke i tēnei tauira pūhoro i te takiwā o te tau 1850. I taua wā hoki e mahi ana ia mā Kāwana Kerei. Kei ngā koihanga te moko pūhoro.

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Auckland City Libraries - Tāmaki Pātaka Kōrero, Sir George Grey Special Collections
Reference: GNZMMS 89
Artwork by Wiremu Maihi Te Rangikaheke

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Rawinia Higgins, 'Tā moko - Ngā pūtakenga o te tā moko', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/artwork/41233/puhoro-pattern (accessed 23 September 2018)

Story by Rawinia Higgins, published 5 Sep 2013