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Fine example. Five curved ridges on butt.
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Gifted as part of the W.H. Skinner Collection. Said to have belonged to Paora Kukutai, paramount chief of Taranaki iwi, who was killed at the Battle of Waireka and buried at Ngakumikumi, Warea.
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