Pounamu

Greenstone
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Date: [ca 1984] From: Sheffield House Publications Collection Ref: PA12-11294 Description: Includes - Oriental styled mask in wood. Two ornamental forms in greenstone. Studio pottery laid out on a floor. Studio pottery exhibition in unidentified...
Date: 1959 - 1960 By: Post Office Savings Bank (N.Z.); C M Banks Ltd; Taylor, Ernest Mervyn, 1906-1964 Ref: Eph-D-MAORI-1960-01 Description: A single sheet calendar shows a picture by E Mervyn Taylor, of a Maori treasure box or wakahuia, whose lid is being held in two hands. Above the box are the...
Date: 1993 By: Māori Women's Welfare League Ref: Eph-D-MAORI-1993-07 Description: A poster announcing a conference of indigenous women. Shows the stylised heads of five indigenous women in profile, the one at the left facing right, and the...
Date: [1940-1986] From: McEwen, Jock Malcolm, 1915-2010: Papers Ref: MS-Papers-6717-132 Description: Corrected typescript of George Graham's `Ngatoro-I-Rangi; his ascent of Tongariro and the neighbouring mountains' translated from the manuscript account of W...
Date: [ca 1910-1915] From: Wheeler, Polly, active 2016-2017: Framed photographs relating to the McMillan family of Kōputaroa Ref: PAColl-D-1606 Description: Portrait of Hone (John) Robert McMillan, painting on a photographic base, circa 1910 to 1925. He wears a suit with a greenstone ornament [pekapeka?] on a cha...
Date: [ca 1910-1935] From: Donne, Thomas Edward, 1860-1945 : Papers Ref: qMS-0619 Description: Contains photographs, magazine and newspaper cuttings relating to tikis, pendants and other artifacts created out of jade by the Maori. Many of the illustrat...
Date: [ca 1820-1965] From: Kemp family : Records of the Kemp family and St James's Church, Kerikeri Ref: Micro-MS-0097-1 Description: Names not already attached to collection record have been added to name field Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s) positive. Finding Aids: See inventory for full ...
Date: 1882 From: Hunter, Norman Mitchell b 1859 :[Sketches of New Zealand. 1882-1883] Ref: E-328-f-089-4 Description: Shows a Maori woman with greenstone tiki round her neck, and greenstone earings. She is wearing a flax cloak Inscriptions: Recto - beneath image - Maori wom...
Date: 1844 - 1888 - 1891 From: Various artists :[Proofs and related pictorial material for illustrations to J White's Ancient history of the Maori (Wellington, 1891)] 1832, [1880s?] 1890 By: Angas, George French, 1822-1886; Kirkwood, Henry William, 1854-1925 Ref: B-110-021-1 Description: Shows full-length figure of Hongi Hongi (a.k.a. Nga Toki), wearing mats or blankets, a greenstone earring, and holding a greenstone mere in his right hand. H...
Angas, George French, 1822-1886 :Hongi Hongi / George French Angas [delt]; W. Hawkins [lith]. Plate 11. 1847.
Date: 1844 - 1847 From: Angas, George French 1822-1886 :The New Zealanders Illustrated. London, Thomas McLean, 1847. By: Hawkins, W, active 1847 Ref: PUBL-0014-11 Description: Shows full-length figure of Hongi Hongi (a.k.a. Nga Toki), wearing mats or blankets, a greenstone earring, and holding a greenstone mere in his right hand. H...
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: ca 1960 Ref: PAColl-6586 Description: 12 views of Westland: three showing gold mining tailings and the work done to reuse the land; two of a Dominic aircraft, one at Haast aerodrome and one at Fr...
Date: 2002 By: Tremain, Garrick, 1941-; Otago daily times (Newspaper) Ref: H-666-001/014 Description: Cartoons on New Zealand and international political and social issues. Quantity: 14 photocopy/ies. Physical Description: Photocopies A4 size
Māori at Tūrangawaewae Marae
Date: 1980 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-2010 Description: All frames show people who are attending an event, possibly a poukai (Kīngitanga ceremony), at Tūrangawaewae (Identified from previous images at AW-1998 show...
Date: [1880s-1900s?] From: Webster, Kenneth Athol, 1906-1967 : The Webster Collection By: Iles, James, active 1878; Martin, Josiah, 1843-1916; Burton Brothers (Dunedin, N.Z.) Ref: PA1-o-518 Description: Includes photographs of Maori artefacts in museum context. Possibly created by James Edge-Partington, an anthropologist who studied artefacts in New Zealand ...
Greenstone factory, and, Working Men's Club, Hokitika, 1971.
Date: 1971 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-0261 Description: Frames 1 to 10 show men working in a greenstone factory in Hokitika. Frames 11 and 12 were taken in the Working Men's Club in Hokitika (later Hokitika Charte...
Date: 1985 From: Sheffield House Publications Collection By: Jacobs, Warren, active 1970s-2000s Ref: PA12-11386 Description: Photographs of a greenstone pendant, and a view of the Arahura River, Westland. Quantity: 4 colour original transparency/ies.
Date: [ca1985-ca2000] From: Nunns, Richard, 1945-: Collection Ref: PAColl-9112-4 Description: Box includes promotional photographs of Hirini Melbourne and Richard Nunns, (probably taken in the 1990s), photographs of a woven and decorated shaman's bag ...
Date: 1 Feb 1996 - 01 Feb 1996 From: Artists of Banks Peninsula oral history project By: Beckwith, Jeff, active 1996 Ref: OHInt-0408-03 Description: Talks of childhood on West Coast and how he and schoolfriend, Ian Bostridge, became interested in jade. Discusses the mystique of jade and the artistic proce...
Date: 1893, n d From: Haast family: Collection Ref: MS-Papers-0037-276 Description: Accounts of a visit to greenstone sites on the West Coast. Also includes cutting of a lecture by H D Skinner on greenstone.