kahu Huruhuru

Description
Candlewick, kereru/ kukupa feathers with wool.
Made by Margaret (Maggie) Mona Waipunaariki Bishop (nee Rangi) at her home in Opunake during the 1970s.
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A98.781
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Maggie did the weaving and Brian Topless made a carved frame for the cloak to sit in. Brian also supplied a suitcase for the cloak to be transported in. Maggie made a carved stand to hang the cloak over while she was making it. The stand is with her Grand-daughter Margaret Nuku. All the weaving was done at Maggies home in Opunake in the 70s.

- Christine Davey on 02-07-2019 01:48:41

My Mums, Margaret Mona Waipunaariki Bishop (nee Rangi) (alias Maggie).

- Christine Davey on 10-05-2019 02:59:41

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