Kōrero: Tā moko

Moko uhi

Moko uhi

Ko te rangatira o Ngāi Te Rangi me Ngāi Tūwhiwhia o Tauranga Moana; ko Tōmika Te Whiu. Ka noho ia hai mīharotanga mā te Pākehā o tērā wā i te hōhonu o ngā haehae o te uhi matarau i tōna kanohi. I tā pikitia a Gottfried Lindauer rāua ko Horatio Rōbley mōna, ā, i noho ia mō ngā whakaahua pēnei.

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Rawinia Higgins, 'Tā moko - Te hangarau tā moko', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/41240/chisel-moko (accessed 22 October 2019)

Story by Rawinia Higgins, published 5 Sep 2013