Kōrero: Inventions, patents and trademarks

Pātītī (2 o 2)

Pātītī

As European goods began to arrive in New Zealand, Māori adapted them for new purposes. This pātītī is a hatchet-type weapon made by fixing the iron head of a whaling harpoon to a carved wooden handle.

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Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
Reference: OL001037

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Mark Derby, 'Inventions, patents and trademarks - The ‘no. 8 wire’ tradition', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/object/25386/patiti (accessed 25 May 2020)

He kōrero nā Mark Derby, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010, updated 1 Feb 2015