Kōrero: Auckland region

‘The Sentinels’

‘The Sentinels’

This sculpture, ‘The Sentinels’, is by the artist Selwyn Muru. Carved in Mt Somers stone, it is a salute to the local tribe, Ngāti Whātua. It stands in the foyer of the Auckland Regional Council Building, alongside other artworks representing Auckland’s physical and cultural environment.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Auckland Council
Photograph by Shirley Williams

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Margaret McClure, 'Auckland region - Government, education and health', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/15940/the-sentinels (accessed 12 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Margaret McClure, updated 1 Aug 2016