The Reverend Richard Taylor, who made this sketch of a carved whare, noted that it was built by 'Te Heuheu' (probably Iwikau Te Heuheu Tūkino III) for Te Herekiekie to symbolise the end of an argument between them, possibly over leadership of Ngāti Tūwharetoa.
Kōrero: Taylor, Richard
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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:
J. M. R. Owens. 'Taylor, Richard', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1990. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/1t22/taylor-richard (accessed 19 October 2021)