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Name/Title
Entire cloak made from toi (leaf from a mountain cabbage tree). Kaupapa worked in horizontal rows of whatu aho tahi (patahi). Three whenu to every 10mm. Ara unevenly spaced - averaging 20mm intervals. Ponga fibres approximately 140mm in length have been folded in half and woven like a feather into the kaupapa every fourth whenu on alternative rows (see notes).
Accession No
A79.957

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
Ipu
A white/creamy ceramic taha (calabash bowl) with two 3D serpentine figures forming the top rim. A pouring hole approximately 15mm in diameter has been designed into a gap between the figures on the top rim. The matakupenga (fishnet) pattern is carved in relief around the body of the vessel. The surface is rough and uses the marks of a scraping tool to create pattern and surface texture.
Accession No
PA2014.028

Name/Title
A white/creamy ceramic kumete (bowl) in a rough oval shape. Two manaia faces protrude from the proximal ends of the bowl, facing outwards. A birdman/ manu aute (kite) figure also stretches around the edge of the bowl between the manaia with its head above the bowl line. The surface is rough and uses the marks of a scraping tool to create pattern and surface texture
Accession No
PA2014.029

Name/Title
A white/creamy ceramic kumete (bowl) in an oval shape. Two carved koruru faces on the proximal ends of the bowl, facing outwards. The surface is rough and uses the marks of a scraping tool to create pattern and surface texture
Accession No
PA2014.030

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
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
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