Rāpaki

Whakamārama

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Scope note

Wrap-around garments, worn from the waist to the knee, which may be a single piece, or also incorporate a tātua. Traditionally these were often woven from harakeke, however contemporary rāpaki may incorporate modern materials. Rāpaki do not include Maro and Piupiu.

Tāhuhu/Broader terms