Whāriki

Maori flax floor mats

The woven mats which cover the floor of the meeting house.

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Women, child, and flax weaving, outside a meeting house at Koroniti
Date: 1921 From: McDonald, James Ingram, 1865-1935 :Photographs Ref: PA1-q-257-36-1 Description: Unidentified Maori women and child, outside a meeting house at Koroniti in 1921. One of the women is weaving a flax (mat?). Photograph taken by James Ingram ...
Women, child, and flax weaving, outside a meeting house at Koroniti
Date: 1921 From: McDonald, James Ingram, 1865-1935 :Photographs Ref: PA1-q-257-36-1 Description: Unidentified Maori women and child, outside a meeting house at Koroniti in 1921. One of the women is weaving a flax (mat?). Photograph taken by James Ingram ...
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: 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: 1997-2004 From: Nunns, Richard, 1945-: Collection By: Carlin, Jocelyn, 1955-2017; Edge, Michelle, active 2000; Page, Stuart, 1957- Ref: PAColl-9112-7 Description: Collection of mainly colour photographs, taken from 1997 to 2004, of performances and other events, instruments (and items relating to instruments) and plac...
Date: 1997-2004 From: Nunns, Richard, 1945-: Collection By: Carlin, Jocelyn, 1955-2017; Edge, Michelle, active 2000; Page, Stuart, 1957- Ref: PAColl-9112-7 Description: Collection of mainly colour photographs, taken from 1997 to 2004, of performances and other events, instruments (and items relating to instruments) and plac...
Photograph album of Whanganui River expedition
Date: 1921 From: McDonald, James Ingram, 1865-1935 :Photographs Ref: PA1-q-257 Description: Album of photographs taken 1921 by James Ingram McDonald while on an ethnographic expedition up the Whanganui River. The expedition was undertaken by McDonal...
Photograph album of Whanganui River expedition
Date: 1921 From: McDonald, James Ingram, 1865-1935 :Photographs Ref: PA1-q-257 Description: Album of photographs taken 1921 by James Ingram McDonald while on an ethnographic expedition up the Whanganui River. The expedition was undertaken by McDonal...
Date: [ca 1870s-1880s] From: Scott, Mrs :Original and mounted photographic prints By: Deveril, Herbert, 1840-1911 Ref: PA7-46-49 Description: Photograph of two unidentified young Maori women lying side by side outside on the grass on a flax mat. They are wearing maro (aprons) and are bare above the...
Date: [ca 1870s-1880s] From: Scott, Mrs :Original and mounted photographic prints By: Deveril, Herbert, 1840-1911 Ref: PA7-46-49 Description: Photograph of two unidentified young Maori women lying side by side outside on the grass on a flax mat. They are wearing maro (aprons) and are bare above the...
Date: 1920 - 1921 By: Hamilton, Emily Theodora, active 1916-1940 Ref: A-136-015/017 Description: Three sketch design drawings of varying amounts of completion, showing a helmetted classical bust of Minerva at top centre, Maori motif patterns down the sid...
Date: 1920 - 1921 By: Hamilton, Emily Theodora, active 1916-1940 Ref: A-136-015/017 Description: Three sketch design drawings of varying amounts of completion, showing a helmetted classical bust of Minerva at top centre, Maori motif patterns down the sid...
Te Arawa women with mats woven for Rauru meeting house at Whakarewarewa, Rotorua
Date: [ca 1898] Ref: 1/2-139995-F Description: Photograph of four Te Arawa women with mats woven for Te Rauru meeting house at Whakarewarewa, Rotorua, taken ca 1898 by an unidentified photographer Public...
Te Arawa women with mats woven for Rauru meeting house at Whakarewarewa, Rotorua
Date: [ca 1898] Ref: 1/2-139995-F Description: Photograph of four Te Arawa women with mats woven for Te Rauru meeting house at Whakarewarewa, Rotorua, taken ca 1898 by an unidentified photographer Public...
Date: 1850 - 1856 From: Strutt, William 1825-1915 :Fragmentary sketches & odds & ends; sketches in Taranaki New Zealand 1856 / W.S. New Zealand rough sketches, 1856. Ref: E-441-018 Description: Shows front and back view of a woman carrying a child on her back, also sketch of a mat showing its border Inscriptions: Recto - beneath image - title Quan...
Date: 1850 - 1856 From: Strutt, William 1825-1915 :Fragmentary sketches & odds & ends; sketches in Taranaki New Zealand 1856 / W.S. New Zealand rough sketches, 1856. Ref: E-441-018 Description: Shows front and back view of a woman carrying a child on her back, also sketch of a mat showing its border Inscriptions: Recto - beneath image - title Quan...
Date: 1907 From: [Ephemera of quarto size relating to Maori. 1900-1919] By: Colonial Museum (N.Z.) Ref: Eph-B-MAORI-1907-01 Description: Pamphlet lists 20 items or groups of items, as well as 16 other unnumbered items. Objects included kete, belts, cloaks, waist-mats, pingao leaves, kiekie le...
Date: 1907 From: [Ephemera of quarto size relating to Maori. 1900-1919] By: Colonial Museum (N.Z.) Ref: Eph-B-MAORI-1907-01 Description: Pamphlet lists 20 items or groups of items, as well as 16 other unnumbered items. Objects included kete, belts, cloaks, waist-mats, pingao leaves, kiekie le...
Maori women with babies on their backs standing in front of a meeting house
Date: [ca 1909] From: Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 :Collection of post card negatives Ref: 1/2-001528-G Description: Shows two young Maori women with young children on their backs (pikau) standing on a flax mat in front of a meeting house. An older woman is standing behind ...
Maori women with babies on their backs standing in front of a meeting house
Date: [ca 1909] From: Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 :Collection of post card negatives Ref: 1/2-001528-G Description: Shows two young Maori women with young children on their backs (pikau) standing on a flax mat in front of a meeting house. An older woman is standing behind ...
Elderly man wearing a Maori feather cloak, Whare Kauri, Tahuna
From: Schmidt, Herman John, 1872-1959 :Portrait and landscape negatives, Auckland district Ref: 1/1-001502-G Description: An elderly man, seated, with a moko, wearing a Maori feather cloak. A woven flax mat hangs behind him. Photograph taken by Herman John Schmidt at Whare Kaur...
Elderly man wearing a Maori feather cloak, Whare Kauri, Tahuna
From: Schmidt, Herman John, 1872-1959 :Portrait and landscape negatives, Auckland district Ref: 1/1-001502-G Description: An elderly man, seated, with a moko, wearing a Maori feather cloak. A woven flax mat hangs behind him. Photograph taken by Herman John Schmidt at Whare Kaur...
Unidentified Maori woman with piupiu - Photograph taken by William Henry Thomas Partington
Date: [ca 1900] From: Auckland Star :Negatives By: Partington, William Henry Thomas, 1854-1940 Ref: 1/1-003116-G Description: Unidentified young Maori woman draped with piupiu (Maori flax skirts), reclining on a flax mat with her head supported by her right hand. Photograph taken b...
Unidentified Maori woman with piupiu - Photograph taken by William Henry Thomas Partington
Date: [ca 1900] From: Auckland Star :Negatives By: Partington, William Henry Thomas, 1854-1940 Ref: 1/1-003116-G Description: Unidentified young Maori woman draped with piupiu (Maori flax skirts), reclining on a flax mat with her head supported by her right hand. Photograph taken b...
Two unidentified Maori women greeting each other with a hongi
Date: [ca 1909] From: Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 :Collection of post card negatives Ref: 1/2-001933-G Description: Two unidentified Maori women, greeting each other with a hongi. They are wearing tag cloaks (korowai), and are standing on a patterned woven flax mat (wharik...
Two unidentified Maori women greeting each other with a hongi
Date: [ca 1909] From: Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 :Collection of post card negatives Ref: 1/2-001933-G Description: Two unidentified Maori women, greeting each other with a hongi. They are wearing tag cloaks (korowai), and are standing on a patterned woven flax mat (wharik...
Maori women with taiaha seated in front of a meeting house
Date: [ca 1909] From: Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 :Collection of post card negatives Ref: 1/2-001529-G Description: Shows two young Maori women seated on front of a carved meeting house holding taiaha. They are wearing piupiu as an upper body garment and tag cloaks draped ...
Maori women with taiaha seated in front of a meeting house
Date: [ca 1909] From: Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 :Collection of post card negatives Ref: 1/2-001529-G Description: Shows two young Maori women seated on front of a carved meeting house holding taiaha. They are wearing piupiu as an upper body garment and tag cloaks draped ...
Group outside a meeting house at Rangitahi Pa, Murupara
Date: [ca 1905] From: Birch, A E :Scenic negatives and prints taken by Thomas Pringle Ref: 1/1-007027-G Description: A group of men, women, children and dogs outside the front of Tuwhare meeting house at Rangitahi Pa, in Murupara. One of the men is wrapped in a woven flax ...
Group outside a meeting house at Rangitahi Pa, Murupara
Date: [ca 1905] From: Birch, A E :Scenic negatives and prints taken by Thomas Pringle Ref: 1/1-007027-G Description: A group of men, women, children and dogs outside the front of Tuwhare meeting house at Rangitahi Pa, in Murupara. One of the men is wrapped in a woven flax ...
Unidentified Maori man and woman seated in the porch of a Hawke's Bay meeting house
Date: [Between 1890 and 1900] From: Carnell, Samuel 1832-1920 :Maori portrait negatives Ref: 1/2-055340-G Description: Unidentified Maori man and woman seated in the porch of a Hawke's Bay meeting house, circa 1890s. Both wear kakahu (cloaks). Shows a whariki (flax floor mat)...
Unidentified Maori man and woman seated in the porch of a Hawke's Bay meeting house
Date: [Between 1890 and 1900] From: Carnell, Samuel 1832-1920 :Maori portrait negatives Ref: 1/2-055340-G Description: Unidentified Maori man and woman seated in the porch of a Hawke's Bay meeting house, circa 1890s. Both wear kakahu (cloaks). Shows a whariki (flax floor mat)...
Kuia and children at Hui Topu, the first all Aotearoa Anglican Maori hui, Turangawaewae Marae, Ngaruawahia
Date: May 1962 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AWM-0144-F Description: Scenes at Hui Topu, the first all Aoteoroa Anglican Maori hui, May 1962, Turangawaewae Marae, Ngaruawahia. Includes images of two kuia with two young girls; ...
Kuia and children at Hui Topu, the first all Aotearoa Anglican Maori hui, Turangawaewae Marae, Ngaruawahia
Date: May 1962 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AWM-0144-F Description: Scenes at Hui Topu, the first all Aoteoroa Anglican Maori hui, May 1962, Turangawaewae Marae, Ngaruawahia. Includes images of two kuia with two young girls; ...
Scenes taken at Hui Topu, the first all Aotearoa Anglican Maori hui, Turangawaewae Marae, Ngaruawahia
Date: May 1962 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AWM-0143-F Description: Scenes at Hui Topu, the first all Aoteoroa Anglican Maori hui, May 1962, Turangawaewae Marae, Ngaruawahia. Includes 6 images of groups, including kuia, sitti...
Scenes taken at Hui Topu, the first all Aotearoa Anglican Maori hui, Turangawaewae Marae, Ngaruawahia
Date: May 1962 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AWM-0143-F Description: Scenes at Hui Topu, the first all Aoteoroa Anglican Maori hui, May 1962, Turangawaewae Marae, Ngaruawahia. Includes 6 images of groups, including kuia, sitti...
Woman beating flax, Mataatua
Date: ca 1910 From: Blue album Ref: PA1-o-042-20-2 Description: Unidentified Maori woman beating flax at Mataatua, circa 1910. Whariki (flax floor mats) are gathered around her. Photograph taken by Thomas Pringle. Inscri...
Woman beating flax, Mataatua
Date: ca 1910 From: Blue album Ref: PA1-o-042-20-2 Description: Unidentified Maori woman beating flax at Mataatua, circa 1910. Whariki (flax floor mats) are gathered around her. Photograph taken by Thomas Pringle. Inscri...
Maori girl and boy alongside a whariki, peddle-cart and tricycle
Date: [ca 1910] Ref: 1/2-074034-G Description: Maori girl and boy alongside a whariki (Maori plaited floor mat made of long strips of harakeke), peddle-cart and tricycle, circa 1910. Photographer unidenti...
Maori girl and boy alongside a whariki, peddle-cart and tricycle
Date: [ca 1910] Ref: 1/2-074034-G Description: Maori girl and boy alongside a whariki (Maori plaited floor mat made of long strips of harakeke), peddle-cart and tricycle, circa 1910. Photographer unidenti...