Kōwhaiwhai

The paintings on the ridge pole and rafters of the ancestral and carved meeting houses.

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Date: [ca 1880s] From: Mair, Gilbert Henry, 1875-1966 :Photographs Ref: PAColl-2315-08 Description: Interior of Te Rauru meeting house at Whakarewarewa showing kowhaiwhai (rafter patterns), tukutuku (woven lattice panels), carved wooden slabs and flax floo...
Date: 1880 - 1900 - 1889 By: Robley, Horatio Gordon, 1840-1930; Webster, Kenneth Athol, 1906-1967 Ref: E-280-049 Description: The letter O, ornamented Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Ink on postcard 140 x 90 mm
Lake Virginia, Wanganui, with waka monument
Date: ca 1920-30s From: Smith, Sydney Charles, 1888-1972: Photographs of New Zealand Ref: 1/2-046222-G Description: Scene alongside Lake Virginia, Wanganui, photographed by Sydney Charles Smith circa 1920s-30s. Looks over flax bushes and cabbage trees towards the lake. Sho...
Inside Te Rauru meeting house at Whakarewarewa
Date: [ca 1910] From: Original photographic prints and postcards from file print collection, Box 3 Ref: PAColl-5671-32 Description: Maori wood carvings, tukutuku and kowhaiwhai panels inside Te Rauru meeting house at Whakarewarewa. Taken by an unidentified photographer, circa 1910. Quant...
Date: ca1904 Ref: PAColl-6169 Description: A group photographed in front of the meeting house, Tamatekapua, Ohinemutu. Present are the Governor Lord Plunket, Lady Plunket, members of their suite, Sir...
Date: 1917, 1931-1942, 1996-2009 From: Mason, Helen Wilmot, 1915-2014: Manuscripts and photographs By: Tesla Studios Ref: PAColl-9999 Description: Miscellaneous photographs relating to the life and work of Helen Mason. Unless specified, the photographer is unidentified. Photographs dating from [ca 1990s...
Date: [1960s-1980s?] From: Orbell, Margaret Rose, 1934-2006: Collection Ref: 35mm-105494 Description: Pou, tukutuku and kōwhaiwhai. Title supplied by Library. Arrangement: ATL box 15, bundle 1 Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Bl...
Date: 1840 - 1846 By: Le Breton, Louis Auguste Marie, 1818-1866; A Gide, active 1846; Blanchard, Henri Pierre Leon Pharamond, 1805-1873; Thierry Freres (Firm) Ref: B-187-008 Description: Several Maori dwellings, and a storage platform inside a pa, probably at Russell. The nearest house has a carved lintel and elaborate carvings can be seen in...
Date: [1960s-1980s?] From: Orbell, Margaret Rose, 1934-2006: Collection Ref: 35mm-105317 Description: Pou, tukutuku and kōwhaiwhai at Tunohopu Marae, Ohinemutu. Title supplied by Library. Arrangement: From box 27 in donor's list Quantity: 1 b&w original ne...
Angas, George French 1822-1886 :Maketu house at Otawhao Pah, built by Puatia, to commemorate the taking of Maketu. [1844]. George French Angas [delt]; J. W. Giles [lith]. Plate 25. 1847.
Date: 1844 - 1847 From: Angas, George French 1822-1886 :The New Zealanders Illustrated. London, Thomas McLean, 1847. By: Giles, John West, 1801-1870 Ref: PUBL-0014-25 Description: Shows a Maori whare with raupo-thatched roof, kowhaiwhai beams in the porch, woven tukutuku panels, and carved central pole. There are also decorative poles ...
Date: 1905 From: Birch, A E :Scenic negatives and prints taken by Thomas Pringle Ref: 1/1-007042-G Description: Interior of Te Rauru meeting house at Whakarewarewa showing kowhaiwhai (rafter patterns), tukutuku (woven lattice panels), and carved wooden slabs. Photogr...
Date: [1960s-1980s?] From: Orbell, Margaret Rose, 1934-2006: Collection Ref: 35mm-105314 Description: Pou, tukutuku and kōwhaiwhai at Tunohopu Marae, Ohinemutu Title supplied by Library. Arrangement: From box 27 in donor's list Quantity: 1 b&w original neg...
Date: [1960s-1980s?] From: Orbell, Margaret Rose, 1934-2006: Collection Ref: 35mm-105316 Description: Pou, tukutuku and kōwhaiwhai at Tunohopu Marae, Ohinemutu Title supplied by Library. Arrangement: From box 27 in donor's list Quantity: 1 b&w original neg...
Date: [1930-1940] From: Adkin, George Leslie, 1888-1964 : Ethnological notebooks Ref: MS-Papers-6061-13 Description: Contents comprise sketch plan of Waipatu Island pa, Lake Horowhenua; ponds (?) and umu sites near State Farm Road, sth of Lake Horowhenua; eel storage tank a...
Date: 1939-1940 From: Stratford, Peter : Epsom Trust collection Ref: fMS-Papers-11750-2 Description: E C Kenderdine. Harry H Tombs Limited and Centennial Exhibition, Nov 1939-May 1940 ; certificate of attendance no 9319- [Christchurch] ; Tombs [1939?]. This ...
Date: [1960s?] From: Orbell, Margaret Rose, 1934-2006: Collection By: Orbell, Margaret Rose, 1934-2006; Walters, Gordon Frederick, 1919-1995 Ref: PAColl-10532-31 Description: Photographic prints of Māori carvings (from a folder labelled 'Wairoa District' taken by Margaret Orbell, Gordon Walters, and unidentified photographers. Inc...
By: Deverell, Walter, 1853?-1920 Ref: E-203-q-001 Description: The Huka Falls seen from below, with a suspension bridge above them. The border around the drawing is a Maori kowhaiwhai (rafter) pattern Inscriptions: Sign...
Williams, Herbert William 1860-1937 :Designs of ornamentation on Maori rafters. Nos. 31, 32, 33 [1890s]
Date: 1890 - 1900 From: Williams, Herbert William 1860-1937 :Designs of ornamentation on Maori rafters. [ca 1895] By: Williams, Herbert William, 1860-1937 Ref: E-331-f-031/033 Description: No. 32: Pattern by Tamati Ngakaho the decorator of Rapata Wahawaha's famous house at Waiomatatini on the Waiapu River ...' No. 33 'Mangotipi - see 17 (No. 17...
Williams, Herbert William 1860-1937 :Designs of ornamentation on Maori rafters. Nos. 22, 23, 24 [1890s]
Date: 1890 - 1900 From: Williams, Herbert William 1860-1937 :Designs of ornamentation on Maori rafters. [ca 1895] By: Williams, Herbert William, 1860-1937 Ref: E-331-f-022/024 Description: No. 22 & 24: 'Patterns by Tamati Ngakaho, the decorator of Rapata Wahawaha's famous house at Waiomatatini of the Waiapu River' No. 23, 24: 'Arawa patterns kn...
Date: 1960-[1970s?] From: Orbell, Margaret Rose, 1934-2006: Collection Ref: PA12-12072 Description: Transparency slides showing Māori whare whakairo (carved houses), including images of poupou, kōwhaiwhai, tukutuku, and other weaving. Also includes an image...