Kōrero: Whakairo

Ko Raharuhi Rukupō

Ko Raharuhi Rukupō

Ko Raharuhi Rukupō tētahi o ngā tohunga whakairo nui o te rautau 1800. Nāna tonu tēnei poupou i whakairo, hei whakaahua i a ia anō, i ngā tau tōmua atu i te tekau tau 1840. Arā atu ngā poupou i whakairotia e rātou ko te kāhui tohunga whakairo 18 te rahi nāna i whao mai te whare whakairo o Te Hau-ki-Tūranga. E mau ana a Rukupō ki te toki pounamu, ahakoa nā te whao maitai kē i whakairo mai a Te Hau-ki-Tūranga.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Brett Graham, 'Whakairo - Te whakairo mai i te rautau 1800', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/43103/ko-raharuhi-rukupo (accessed 24 September 2021)

He kōrero nā Brett Graham, i tāngia i te 22 Oct 2014