Piupiu

Flax skirts, Maori flax skirt, Skirts, Flax - Maori

He momo kākahu whatu i te harakeke e piua ana.

A garment woven with a cord like flax.

English Used For: Flax skirts.

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Date: 1940 - 1949 By: Dominion Museum (N.Z.) Ref: Eph-D-MAORI-1940s-01 Description: Information sheet shows information and illustration of two topics. The upper part relates to Maori housing showing photographs of a Maori house at Wairarapa...
Date: 2008 - 2009 By: Te Wānanga o Raukawa Ref: Eph-C-CALENDAR-2008-01 Description: Calendar shows full page glossy photographs of Maori taonga: Cover: Flax kete by Sonia Snowden Hongongoi / July 2008: Flax piupiu, by Pip Devonshire Hereturi...
Date: ca 1880-1910 By: Zachariah, Joseph, 1867-1965; Zachariah, Irene Anita Clematis, active 1925-1965 Ref: PAColl-0043 Description: Three coloured postcards, one of a old Maori woman dozing outside a house (identified as Ceylon Wickliffe's Great Aunt), a Maori girl described as the Arawa ...
Date: ca 1860s From: Urquhart album Ref: PA1-q-250-18 Description: Seated portrait of a Maori man named 'Honi', circa 1860s. He wears a piupiu (flax skirt) about his shoulders, and a korowai (tag cloak) over his knees. Proba...
Pania of the Reef, Marine Parade, Napier
Date: [196-?] From: Goodall, Gladys Mary, 1908-2015: Scenic photographs of New Zealand Ref: GG-05-017-1 Description: Two Maori girls and a Maori boy in front of the the statue depicting Pania of the Reef, on Marine Parade, Napier, photographed 1960s by Gladys M Goodall. T...
Poi dancers, Whakarewarewa, Rotorua, New Zealand
Date: Between 1923 and 1928 From: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 :Panoramic photographs of New Zealand Ref: Pan-1719-F Description: Group of Maori poi dancers at the model village, Whakarewarewa. Long row of women poi dancers kneeling on the ground in the foreground. Men and women are sta...
The New Zealand Centennial Exhibition, Wellington
Date: 1940 From: Deste, Eileen, 1909-1986 :Collection of prints and negatives Ref: 1/2-036209-F Description: Maori women performers dressed in piupius coming onto the sound shell stage at the New Zealand Centennial Exhibition, Rongotai, Wellington. Maori men can be...
Date: [ca 1900-1960s] From: Te Whaiti family :Photographs By: Charters & Guthrie (Firm); Christopher Bede Studios Limited; Marshall, John George, active 1915-1932; Wilton, Denman, -1931 Ref: PAColl-7910-08 Description: Photographic portraits taken ca 1900 to ca 1960s, of acquaintances of the Te Whaiti family, taken by Deight [?] Studio (of Napier), Charters & Guthrey (of Ne...
Date: 1946-1950 From: Ngata, Apirana Turupa (Sir), 1874-1950 : Further papers Ref: MS-Papers-7575-223 Description: Contains typed and handwritten letters from Ngata to Henare Ngata covering a wide range of subjects of national Maori matters to tribes and families. Quanti...
Tini Ratana - Photograph taken by William Henry Thomas Partington
Date: [ca 1900] From: Auckland Star :Negatives Ref: 1/1-003109-G Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Tini Ratana of Parikino, Wanganui River. She is wearing a piupiu around her shoulders and a huia feather in her hair on the l...
Annual coronation hui, Turangawaewae Marae, Ngaruawahia
Date: 1963 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AWM-0629-F Description: Images show scenes from the annual coronation hui held at Turangawaewae Marae, Ngaruawahia, taken in 1963 by Ans Westra. Unless otherwise stated all persons...
Annual coronation hui, Turangawaewae Marae, Ngaruawahia
Date: 1963 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AWM-0626-F Description: Images show scenes from the annual coronation hui held at Turangawaewae Marae, Ngaruawahia, taken in 1963 by Ans Westra. Unless otherwise stated all persons...
Opening of the Pipitea Marae, Wellington
Date: 31/05/1980 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-1982 Description: All frames taken at the opening of the Pipitea Marae on 31st May 1980. Frame one shows Sir Keith Holyoake (when he was Governor General) in a line of perform...
Homewood open day, Karori
Date: 1980 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-1963 Description: All images taken on an open day in the grounds of Homewood, the residence of the British high commissioner in 1980. In frame one Sir Harold Smedley is seen t...
New Zealand Polynesian Festival, 6-8 February 1981
Date: 1981 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-2129 Description: Scenes at the Avondale Racecourse at the New Zealand Polynesian Festival, in February 1981. Most views were taken on the grandstand of the racecourse. A cou...
Date: ca 1900-1960 By: Jamison, John Hutchison, -1944; Winzenberg, Albert Edward, 1865-1931; Belwood Studios; Taylor's Studios; Hardie Shaw Studios; Lafayette Ltd; Talma Studio (Australia); Lou Hobson Studios Ref: PAColl-0520 Description: Photographs of mostly unidentified men and women including some group portraits. One is of a man and two women at a General Assembly in Paris (presumably of...
Date: ca 1959 From: Original photographic prints and postcards from file print collection, Box 14 By: Photocraft Studio Ref: PAColl-6585-27 Description: Mrs E T Taituha of Benneydale helps dress the Maori Women's Welfare League display. A kakahu is hung on the wall and she holds a piupiu over her arm. Photo...
Date: Between 1923 and 1928 From: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 :Panoramic photographs of New Zealand Ref: Pan-1716-F Description: View of Maori performers in front of Tamatekapua, Ohinemutu Meeting House. Several of the men, including Mita Taupopoki, are wearing ornate head-dresses. Lar...
First Waitangi Day celebrations, February 1934, Māori participants
Date: [Between 1923 and 1928] From: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 :Panoramic photographs of New Zealand Ref: Pan-0084-F Description: Image taken on the first Waitangi Day, held in February 1934. A day of celebrations after Lord Bledisloe donated and dedicated the Treaty House and grounds t...
Date: [ca 1930s] Ref: PAColl-6898 Description: Mostly images of three Maori girls in traditional dress next to a pool, some showing them combing their hair and looking in a mirror. Also includes two copy...