Kōrero: Tā moko

Te whakahokinga mai o ngā kōiwi tangata, i te tau 2009

Te whakahokinga mai o ngā kōiwi tangata, i te tau 2009

E amohia ana ngā waka kōiwi 35 ki roto i a Rongomaraeroa, te marae o Te Papa Tongarewa. I roto anō i ngā waka kōiwi ko ētahi toi moko (tētahi īngoa anō mō te mokamokai). Ko ēnei ētahi o ngā tongarerewa i riro i ngā whare taonga nui o te ao. E mau ana ēnei wāhine i te pare kawakawa, arā, he tohu mate, he tohu aroha mō rātou mā kua hoki ki te wā kāinga.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

New Zealand Herald
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Photograph by Mark Mitchell

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Rawinia Higgins, 'Tā moko - Ngā moko o mohoa', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/41251/repatriation-of-koiwi-tangata-2009 (accessed 12 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Rawinia Higgins, i tāngia i te 5 Sep 2013