Tā moko (Uhi)

Maori - Moko, Maori - Tattoos

Tattooing using traditional methods and tools. See also Tā moko (Tā ngira), the term for Tattooing (Contemporary)

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Date: 1795 - 1805 By: Hodges, William, 1744-1797 Ref: A-111-026 Description: Head and shoulders portrait of a Hawkes Bay chief, Tuanui or Rangituanui, principal chief of Ngati Hikatoa Derived from engraving after Hodges on Cook's 2nd...
Date: 1861 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] Ref: E-106-f-048 Description: Half-length frontal portrait of a Maori chief. He has moko, is wearing a European suit with a bow tie. The suit lapels and bow-tie are coloured-in red; the ...
Date: 1843 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] Ref: E-106-f-047-2 Description: Te Puni standing, with full facial moko, clad in a dogskin cloak and holding a taiaha in his right hand. Behind him is Petone Pa, and a flagpole with the N...
Date: 1844 - 1850 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] Ref: E-106-f-003 Description: Maori man with his wife and child. The young boy is holding a rifle. Published in the Illustrated London news (date unknown) but accompanying text indicates...
Date: 1844 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] By: Coates, Isaac, 1808-1878 Ref: E-106-f-002-2 Description: Head and shoulder profile portrait of Te Rangihaeata, wearing two feathers including a peacock feather in his top-knot, a scallop shell ear adornment and a ...
Date: 2001 From: Royal New Zealand Ballet Company :[Posters for productions. 2000-2002]. Ref: Eph-D-DANCE-RNZB-2001-01 Description: Shows a dancer stretching, on a background of a multi-coloured moko design. The tour went to Westpactrust St James Theatre Wellington (13-17 June), Regent on...
Date: 1975 - 1985 By: Post Office Savings Bank (N.Z.) Ref: Eph-D-MAORI-POSB-1970/1980s Description: Includes posters on: The art of Maori agriculture. MB 61 (ca 1975?). Green and brown colouring. Shows ko, ketu, timo, patupatu, keheru, storage pits, crops (...
Date: 1983 By: Wong Sing Tai, 1943- Ref: Eph-E-CINEMA-1983-01 Description: Artwork by Harry Wong shows a photograph of the head of Anzac Wallace with moko, framed in a flaming triangle by three rifles. A carving of a lizard appears ...
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: 2004 By: Molnar, Ymre, active 2004; Underground Arts (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: Eph-D-TATTOOING-2004-02 Description: Shows a portrait of Ray Tiamoana Morehu drawn by Ymre Molnar, in a border simulating carved greenstone and with Mount Taranaki in the background. The Nation...
Date: 2004 By: Molnar, Ymre, active 2004; Underground Arts (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: Eph-D-TATTOOING-2004-01 Description: Shows a portrait of Rawiri Tarahina Poutu Te Rangi, drawn by Ymre Molnar, in a border simulating carved greenstone. The National Tattoo Museum is at 42 Abel...
Date: 2002-2003 From: [Posters and other ephemera of A3 size relating to Maori issues. 2000-2001] By: Auahi Kore (Organization) Ref: Eph-C-MAORI-2002-01 Description: Calendar issued by Smokefree. Part of the subtitle is in English and states "During Matariki we celebrate our unique place in the world. There is a photograp...
Date: 1991 By: National Heart Foundation of New Zealand; Kahukiwa, Robyn Fletcher, 1940- Ref: Eph-D-HEALTH-1991-01 Description: Poster promoting Maori health and heart health, shows a reproduction of a 1991 artwork by Robyn Kahukiwa. At right is a frontal portrait of a woman with a la...
Date: 2004 By: Allergy New Zealand Ref: Eph-C-HEALTH-2004-07 Description: Shows tattooed rugby player Kees Meeuws, who has allergies, holding a small baby. Quantity: 1 colour photo-mechanical print(s). Physical Description: Photo...
Date: 2005 By: Toi Māori Aotearoa (Organization); Health Sponsorship Council (N.Z.); Heke, Norman, active 1980-2000s Ref: Eph-D-MAORI-2005-01 Description: Poster showing a Maori, Arapeta Takoko, in traditional costume with moko by Derek Lardelli on his upper legs and arms. The photographer, Norman Heke, has cap...
Date: 2001 From: [Calendars for the year 2001, of approximately A3 size. 2000-2001]. By: Jones, David Edward Kukutai, 1974-; McGregor, Taina Hoia Tangaere, 1940- Ref: Eph-C-CALENDAR-2001-04 Description: Issued as a fundraiser for the campaign to stop smoking. Features moko by the following artists: Riki Manuel (models Linaire Hodge, Hira Young, Matiu Te Huki...
Date: 1838-1872 By: Treadwells (Firm) Ref: MS-Papers-2634 Description: The documents mostly relate to land purchased in the NZ Company settlement of Port Nicholson. Series one consists of conveyances and enfeoffments, series two...
Date: ca 1860s-1870s By: Burton Brothers (Dunedin, N.Z.) Ref: PAColl-4693 Description: Photographs of an unidentified Maori man with full moko and huia feathers; an unidentified young Maori woman with moko; two photographs of groups of Maori i...
Halcombe, Edith Stanway, 1844-1903: Taukawe
Date: ca 1860 By: Halcombe, Edith Stanway, 1844-1903; Hogg, Neville William (Dr), 1927-2007 Ref: B-203-001 Description: Half-length profile (facing right) of a bearded Māori man with moko on his cheeks, nose and forehead, wrapped in a traditional cloak. Inscriptions: Recto - ...
Eichardt's Hotel (Queenstown) :Eichardt's Hotel, Queenstown, Lake Wakatipu, N.Z. ChCh Press Co., Lith. NZ [ca 1900-1910?]
Date: 1895 - 1910 By: Christchurch Press Company Ltd Ref: Eph-A-HOTEL-Queenstown-1900s-01 Description: Circular gummed luggage label for Eichardt's Hotel shows a head and shoulders portrait of a Maori man with moustache and moko. It possibly represents chief R...