Taonga

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Date: 1949-1953 From: Adkin, George Leslie, 1888-1964 : Papers and diaries Ref: MS-Papers-0261-34/10 Description: Including Charles Brasch, 1950; Richard Rolston, 1950; Bernard Freyberg, 1950; and others, 1949-1953 Mentions the gifting of a carved whare whakairo by a Ng...
Date: [1952-1953] Ref: MS-Papers-6061-30 Description: Comprises detailed report of archaeological evidence of former Maori occupation of eastern Palliser Bay, exploration of area, 8-Mar and 11-14 Apr 1952, with ...
Date: [1950-1953] Ref: MS-Papers-6061-24 Description: Contents comprise notes on middens, Porirua Harbour (including map); alternative schemes of the populating of NZ; map of Maori sites, Waikanae- Paraparaumu-P...
Date: [1980-1987] Ref: PA12-5712 Description: The cultural treasures of Ngati Kahungunu (Nga Taonga o Ngati Kahungunu). These include people, places, Marae, buildings, carved and other art works, and cu...
Date: 2004 - 2005 By: Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa Ref: Eph-C-CALENDAR-2004-03 Description: Shows images of the Pleiades (Matariki) constellation; Lake Mapourika with flax; a dogskin cloak; cabbage trees in the wind, Wairarapa; a boy standing amongs...
Date: 1971-1974 From: Craig, Elsdon Walter Grant, 1917-1980 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-7888-182 Description: Letters and notes relating to Maori technology and art. Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1864-2003 Ref: PAColl-8066-04 Description: Monument to Captain Cook at Calfont St Giles, England; documents relating to the 1918 influenza epidemic; ancient Maori artifacts; Opanaki Hotel; a pallisade...
Date: [ca 1960-1970] From: Craig, Elsdon Walter Grant, 1917-1980 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-7888-194 Description: Notes for an article on the export, and loss to New Zealand, of Maori artefacts. Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Display of Maori carvings and artefacts - Photograph taken by William Henry Thomas Partington
Date: [ca 1900] Ref: 1/1-003138-G Description: Large variety of Maori carvings and artefacts on display in a hall. Photograph taken by William Henry Thomas Partington ca 1900, probably at Wanganui. Insc...
Maori artifacts at the residence of Sir George Grey, on Kawau Island
Date: [ca 1868] Ref: PA1-f-039-12 Description: Collection of Maori artifacts at the residence of Sir George Grey, on Kawau Island. Photograph taken by Daniel Louis Mundy, circa 1868. Inscriptions: Album ...