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Finely carved waka huia made from wood. Lid end and lip has pakura motif. Centre of lip has long slim raised spine. Male figure 224 mm long. Figure decorated with spirals and rauponga. Base completely decorated with rauponga. Distintive"Little" broad grooves and inconsistently shaped notches.
Accession No
A76.809

Name/Title
Decorated waka huia made from wood. Lid decoration divided at centre by thin band of notching. Each half of lid decorated with a large spiral, one with three grooves to the spiral the other with a single groove. Spirals sporadically notched.
Base: head at each end looking directly up-wards. Narrow elliptic eyes only, one with paua inserts and incised moko. Whole base similar to lid two large spirals separate at middle by single band of notching.
Accession No
A76.810

Name/Title
Waka huia made from wood. Dominated with "Little" type spirals. Lugs at ends in shape of mouth. Paua shell inserts for eyes. Small figure on lid. Flat base.
Accession No
A76.811

Name/Title
Creamy white coloured sperm whale tooth. Two suspension holes. Lenticular eyes with stud in centre of tip. Two shallow holes for nostrils and smiling mouth. Surface slightly treated with blackish stain. Grinding or file marks visible
Accession No
A77.183

Name/Title
Sperm whale tooth pendant. Black depressions for eyes. Four suspension holes. Cord attached.
Accession No
A77.184

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Finely carved figure at butt end with paua serrated ring eyes; square suspension hole; blade and handle carved on both sides; decorated with alternating bands of notches and line; in the middle of blade are three paua circles.
Accession No
A77.195

Name/Title
Finely made light brown wood, probably copied. Notching variable. Many grooves on the side do not match pattern on the other two surfaces
Accession No
A77.196

Name/Title
Candlewick kaupapa worked in horizontal rows of whatu-aho-rua. Aho spaced at 13 mm intervals. Four whenu to every 10 mm. Feathers woven in every fifth whenu, which are arranged in horizontal patterns.
Accession No
A79.596

Name/Title
Muka kaupapa woven in horizontal rows of whatu-aho-tahi. Long kiekie strands (300 mm) have been folded and woven into kaupapa. Three whenu to every 10 mm. Aho spaced at every 45 mm intervals. Black and natural in colour. Two ties.
Accession No
A79.769

Name/Title
Rectangular shape kete made from harakeke. Taki-tahi pattern, Open weave. Whiri inside top and bottom edge. Kete used to gather mataitai (sea food) or taewa(potato).
Accession No
A79.800

Name/Title
Large kete made from harakeke. Taki-tahi pattern. Open weave. Whiri inside top and bottom edge. Two handles. Kete used to collect kaimoana or taewa.
Accession No
A79.839

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A small rectangular shape kete made from boiled harakeke. Taki-rua weave and Paepae design. No bottom weave. Very finely woven. Muka handles
Accession No
A79.882

Name/Title
Rectangular shape kete made from Tii kouka. Dark honey colour. Five Paepae lines running horizontally and Taki-pai running vertically. Whatu weave along top and bottom edge. Finely woven. Two muka handles.
Accession No
A79.893

Name/Title
Square shape taniko bag made from muka. Natural, paru(black) and tanekaha(brown) colours. Niho mango pattern. Muka tassels on outer-edges. Muka handles with pompom attachments.
Accession No
A79.899

Name/Title
Small rectangular kete made from boiled harakeke. Natural colour. Paepae pattern. Patahi weave on bottom edge. Whiri on inside of top and bottom edge. Pointed serrated edges also on top. Muka handle(broken) with pompom attachments. Possibly a jewellery purse?
Accession No
A79.912

Name/Title
Large rectangular kete made from harakeke. Taki-tahi open weave. Thick whiri top edge and handles. Kete made to gather food.
Accession No
A79.937

Name/Title
Square shape harakeke kete. Natural and purple colours. Two patterns, first is purple outlining Patikitiki pattern the second is Paepae. No Bottom weave. Whiri along top edge, which is pointed. Two handles.
Accession No
A79.942

Name/Title
Candle kaupapa woven in horizontal rows of whatu-aho-tahi. Aho made from muka spaced at 10 mm. Five whenu to every 10 mm. Brown and grey wool around all edges and along the top of the bottom border. Feathers have shattered all over leaving only stalks in some areas. Feathers remain only along bottom. Two black wool ties.
Accession No
A79.945

Name/Title
A small korowai made from candlewick woven in horizontal rows of whatu-aho-rua. Aho spaced at approx 15mm intervals. Five whenu to every 10mm.
Side and hem decorated in paheke and paheke variation. Orange, red, blue and white wool along two sides edges.
Black hukahuka, ngore (pompoms) and feathers in tufts (pekerangi) and two pink ties along top edge. Rooster feathers woven into kaupapa.
Accession No
A79.946

Name/Title
Candlewick kaupapa worked in horizontal rows of whatu-aho-tahi. Aho spaced at 5-8 mm intervals. Six whenu to every 10 mm. Black hukahuka along top edge (kurupatu) and in middle of kaupapa. 75 % of hukahuka shattered leaving only stubs in some areas. Most of the feathers around the edges have also worn away.
Accession No
A79.950

Name/Title
Candlewick kaupapa woven in horizontal rows of whatu-aho-rua. Aho spaced at seven mm interals. Five whenu to every 10 mm. Wool hukahuka have been applied later and stitched with cotton. Hem and side edges are decorated with mixed feathers, these and the pink and purple wool edges have been woven at the time of making.
Accession No
A79.951

Name/Title
Candlewick kaupapa worked in horizontal rows of whatu-aho-tahi. Aho spaced at 8-10 mm intervals. Four whenu to every 10 mm. Black and natural colour muka along top edge. Kiwi feathers used but approx 90% of feathers have shattered and only small amount remain. One thin tie.
Accession No
A79.952

Name/Title
Candlewick kaupapa worked in horizontal rows of whatu-aho-tahi. Aho spaced at 8 mm intervals. Four whenu to every 10 mm. Large amount of feathers have worn away. Feathers remain only around edges. Thick plait along top edge and two wool ties.
Accession No
A79.953

Name/Title
Muka kaupapa worked in horizontal rows of whatu-aho-rua. Aho spaced at seven mm intervals. Seven whenu to every 10 mm. Feathers arranged in white and blue/black rectangles (Mumu design) with Kiwi side edges. Backing support has been added.
Accession No
A79.959

Name/Title
Muka kaupapa woven in horizontal rows of whatu-aho-rua. Aho spaced at 10 mm. Five-six whenu spaced at 10mm intervals. Black undressed harakeke on front with some natural coloured strands scattered in some areas. On one half of front-side there appears to be different strands of harakeke. Very worn and fragile.
Accession No
A79.964
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