Kōrero: Te mahi kai

He kurī i te kāinga

He kurī i te kāinga

He tānga tēnei o tētahi kāinga Māori i ngā tahatika o te awa o Waikato, he kurī kei te taha matau. Nā ngā tūpuna o te iwi Māori te kurī i mau mai i Te Moananui-a-Kiwa ki Aotearoa hei kai, ko ngā huruhuru hei kākahu. Nā George French Angas te pikitia i tā.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
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Tinted lithograph by George French Angas

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Manuka Henare, 'Te mahi kai - Ngā tikanga mahi kai', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/artwork/20259/he-kuri-i-te-kainga (accessed 17 October 2019)

Story by Manuka Henare, published 24 Nov 2008