Kōrero: Ngā manu

A Mungakahu rāua ko tana wahine a Ko Mari

A Mungakahu rāua ko tana wahine a Ko Mari

Nā George Angas tēnei whakaahua nō te tekau tau atu i 1840, ko Mungakahu rāua ko tana wahine a Ko Mari. He rangatira a Mungakahu nō te pā o Motupoi i Rotoaira i te puku o Te Ika-a-Māui. He mea rākai tana rākau ki te awe; ko te āhua nei he pōhoi toroa ki te taringa o Ko Mari.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
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Hand-coloured lithograph by George French Angas

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Kelly Keane, 'Ngā manu - He tohu rangatira', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/artwork/12143/a-mungakahu-raua-ko-tana-wahine-a-ko-mari (accessed 24 September 2019)

Story by Kelly Keane, published 24 Sep 2007, reviewed & revised 17 Feb 2015