Head of Whaka (native canoe)

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Showing the tauihu (prow carving) of Te Toki a Tapiri, the last of the great Maori war canoes, built about 1836 for Te Waka Tarakau of Ngati Kahungunu, its name, the battle- axe of Tapiri, commemorates a famous ancestor of Tarakau, the canoe is in the Auckland War Memorial Museum. New Zealand


Places related to this item include New Zealand. Some of the subjects related to it include Te Toki a Tapiri, Maori canoes, Maori carving, Carvings, Waka, Ngati Kahungunu, and Figureheads.

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