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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Maori carved figure wearing a piupiu and tiki, standing against a wall with weapons and cloaks.
Date: [ca 1900] Ref: APG-0094-1/2-G Description: Traditional Maori wood carving. The figure, with paua shell eyes, wears a piupiu (flax garment worn around the waist), and a tiki, and is alongside a display...
Horiana Ruitene, a young Maori girl
Date: between 1900-1930 Ref: 1/2-000767-G Description: Image showing Horiana Ruitene, a young Maori girl, wearing a huia feather in her hair, and a piopiu around her shoulders over a dark-coloured dress or coat w...
Maori World War I soldiers wearing piupiu, England
Date: 1918 From: Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918 Ref: 1/2-014128-G Description: World War I Maori soldiers wearing piupiu and holding plain wooden hoe or waka paddles. Photograph taken in England probably 1918 by Thomas Frederick Scales....
Scenes from Waitangi Marae
Date: February 1963 Ref: AWM-0283-F Description: Images show scenes from Waitangi Marae, taken in 1963 by Ans Westra. Unless otherwise stated all persons are unidentified. Images consist of: - A wero being ...
Date: 1885 By: Burton, Alfred Henry, 1834?-1914 Ref: PA7-37-01 Description: Young Maori women with moko seated on ground inside a whare. She has a piupiu over her shoulders covering her blouse and skirt. Photographed by Alfred Burto...
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...
Group of women, Papawai Pa, Greytown
Date: May 1898 Ref: 1/1-007842-G Description: Photograph of a group of Maori women, with a boy standing on either side of the group; some of the women are wearing traditional Maori clothing (piupiu) over...
Tini Ratana - Photograph taken by William Henry Thomas Partington
Date: [ca 1900] 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...
Mere - Photograph taken by William Henry Thomas Partington
Date: [ca 1900] Ref: 1/1-003085-G Description: Portrait of a young Maori woman identified as Mere wearing a piupiu across her shoulders, and holding a patu in her right hand. Photographed by William Henr...
Mere - Photographed by William Henry Thomas Partington
Date: [ca 1900] Ref: 1/1-003087-G Description: Portrait of a young Maori woman identified as Mere, wearing a piupiu, and holding a tewhatewha in her right hand which rests on her shoulder. Photograph take...