Tauihu, Owae marae

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06 Mar 1939
Shows tauihu outside the meeting house at Owae marae. Image has been taken from the rear of the tauihu looking down to the front end. Tauihiu was found in a swamp north of the marae. The tauihu is in excellent condition - including a complete forward facing figure at the front of the prow. The head of this figure has subsequently been broken off and misplaced.
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