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Name/Title
Type 2b (Duff). The stone type borders between Argillite and Greywacke with some areas of fine texture and other areas of more grainy quality. Grey green in overall colour with some thin dark streaks and bands of colour. the majority of surface is smooth. There are multiple flaking scars which are mostly concentrated near the edges though one large one is situated in the middle underblade area (major curved cutting edge side). More recent chips are evident on the cutting edge, one large chip on one corner of the cutting edge. Surface scratches evident from manufacture.
Accession No
PA2016.027

Name/Title
Easily recognisable overall shape with common appearance and proportions similar to the average stone pounder. Unusual diamond / pentagonal reke (handle knob) that is possibly the beginning of a face. No defined rebate area to denote the transition between the handle and body area. Four raised ridges running lengthways
Spots of blue, white and red paint on surface
Accession No
PA2016.025

Name/Title
A tightly woven flax basket, squarish shaped. Single thick handle of twisted muka. Serrated top edge
Accession No
PA2009.046

Name/Title
A tightly woven flax basket, squarish shaped. Single thick handle of twisted muka. Serrated top edge
Accession No
PA2009.045

Name/Title
A elliptical shaped flax basket. Takirua kaupapa of the weave. Three evenly spaced serrated borders- at the top, which forms the opening, also at 2/3 and 1/3 of the height. Thick handle of harakeke whiriwhiri
Accession No
PA2009.044

Name/Title
A squarish shaped flax basket. Takirua kaupapa of the weave. Single thick handle of harakeke whiriwhiri
Accession No
PA2009.043

Name/Title
Rectangle shaped flax kete. Bands of yellow pattern travelling diagonally forming a diamond. Takirua kaupapa of the weave. Serrated border at top
Accession No
PA2009.042

Name/Title
Rectangle shaped flax kete. Bands of brown pattern travelling diagonally. Takirua kaupapa of the weave. flat finish at top
Accession No
PA2009.041

Name/Title
Large rectangle shaped flax kete. Bands of brown pattern travelling diagonally. Takirua kaupapa of the weave. flat finish at top
Accession No
PA2009.040

Name/Title
Rectangle shaped flax kete. Three bands of brown zigzag pattern travelling diagonally. Takirua kaupapa of the weave. Serrated border at top
Accession No
PA2009.039

Plain muka body with taniko borders on three edges (paepaeroa) and neck edge finished in blue and red wool. Top edge of broad taniko band along bottom is decorated with a twist of blue and red wool. Kaupapa worked in horizontal rows of whenu; 7 whenu to 1 cm. Ara spaced at 7mm intervals.
Accession No
PA2004.144

Name/Title
Muka kaupapa woven in horizontal rows of whatu-aho-rua. Six whenu to every 10mm. Aho spaced at approx eight mm intervals. Middle feathers are kiwi? spaced widely apart in single file. Tui, kaka and unknown white feathers along edges and bottom. Brown and black trimming loops.
Accession No
A95.103

Name/Title
Muka kaupapa woven in horizontal rows of whatu-aho-rua. Aho spaced at approx 10 mm intervals. Seven whenu to every 10 mm. Black muka tassels along top edge and middle of foundation. Tanekaha, karamu and paru muka interlaced down side edges.
Accession No
A95.101

A metal stamp consisting of a wide, thick, round base, an angled square of greenstone on top of the base, and a long, tapering, round handle with three fern leaves attached. Joined to the base through the greenstone. The stamp bears the following"21511 Pres" on top of the base, "He Koha Na Heeni Te Rau Me Tona Iwi Me Te Atiawa" around the side of the base, and "Hiri O Te Kotahitanga O Nga Iwi O Waitotara Ki Parininini" on the bottom of the base along with a picture of Mt Taranaki with "Taranaki" across it and a Maori waka at sea. A piece of paper states - official seal of the Maori record, printed from 1905 to 1907. The stamp comes in a blue plush lined wooden box along with a leather case and ink pad.
Accession No
A82.735

Name/Title
Wool kaupapa woven in horizontal rows of whatu-aho-rua. Six whenu to every 10 mm. Aho spaced at seven mm intervals. Multi-coloured wool along two sides. Dark brown wool along top edge. Lines of red ,blue, pink and green along bottom edge. Brown karure covers front-side.
Accession No
A81.824

Name/Title
Wool kaupapa woven in horizontal rows of whatu-aho-rua. Aho made from muka spaced at 13 mm intervals10 whenu to every 10 mm. Pheasant feathers woven in singularly on every seventh whenu, which have been applied to each row and spaced alternately. A kiwi trim at the neck edge and kereru side borders are placed every six whenu. All feathers have been woven in only once and not in the usual manner.
Accession No
A81.709

Name/Title
Wool kaupapa woven in horizontal rows of whatu-aho-rua. Multitude of squares and multicoloured stripes along edges and bottom.
Accession No
A80.279

Name/Title
Muka kaupapa worked in horizontal rows of whatu-aho-rua. Five whenu to every 10 mm. Single feathers woven at random over kaupapa. Plaited at top and fringed at the hem.
Accession No
A79.999

Name/Title
Muka kaupapa worked in horizontal rows of whatu-aho-rua. Aho spaced at eight mm intervals. Five whenu to every 10 mm. Single feathers attached every five whenu - every third row. Single strand of red wool along edges. Pheasant and domestic duck feathers cover front kaupapa.
Accession No
A79.998

Name/Title
A feather cloak of white and dark feathers forming box shapes .This cloak has a muka kaupapa woven in horizontal rows of whatu-aho-rua. Aho spaced at 10mm intervals. Five whenu to every 10mm. Feathers woven in every fourth whenu. Feathers arranged in white rectangles or checker boxes edged in blue/black. Areas of Kaka and long tailed Cuckoo at lower side edges. The whole cloak edged in Kiwi feathers.
Accession No
A79.997

Muka kaupapa woven in vertical rows of whatu-aho-rua. Aho spaced at six mm intervals. Seven whenu to every 10 mm. A broad band of Taniko along hem worked in dyed muka and red wool - ten whenu to every 10 mm. Taniko patterns include Waharua, Kopito and Patikitiki with dividing lines of Haehae. Two narrow borders of Taniko worked in dyed muka and red wool at each side edge - nine whenu to every 10mm. Large triangles of Aonui divided by Haehae makes up the pattern Aramoana (the path to the sea).
Accession No
A79.995

Muka kaupapa woven in horizontal rows of whatu-aho-rua. Aho spaced at 15 mm apart. 8 whenu to every 10 mm. Taniko pattern along bottom edge and two sides. Blue, pale yellow, cream and red triangles and arawhata/poutama designs. White and blue wool along hem.
Accession No
A79.993

Name/Title
Muka kaupapa woven in horizontal rows of whatu-aho-rua. Aho spaced at 7-8 mm apart. 7 whenu to every 10 mm. Hukahuka in diamond shaped patterns . Kurupatu along edge of cloak. Green purple yellow and blue wool along base.
Accession No
A79.990

Name/Title
Muka kaupapa woven in horizontal rows of whatu-aho-rua. Six whenu to every 10 mm. Aho spaced at nine mm intervals. Kaupapa decorated with karure. This korowai is unusual in that the top of the item is narrower than the hem. This could be accounted for by the weave which changes from whatu-aho-rua to whatu-aho-tahi 30 rows from the neck edge. backing support has been added
Accession No
A79.986

Name/Title
Muka kaupapa woven in horizontal rows of whatu-aho-tahi. Four whenu to every 10 mm. Aho spaced at 20 mm intervals. Dyed muka hukahuka lie flat at neck edge and are spaced over kaupapa. The side and hem edges are decorated with looped muka.
Accession No
A79.971
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