Pacific Patterns

A DigitalNZ Story by Kendra

Image: bark cloth
bark cloth

Auckland War Memorial Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira

Image: bark cloth
bark cloth

Auckland War Memorial Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira

Image: bark cloth
bark cloth

Auckland War Memorial Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira

Image: Kete
Kete

Auckland War Memorial Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira

Image: Tatua (belt)
Tatua (belt)

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Image: Costume mat
Costume mat

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Image: Siapo mamanu (tapa cloth)
Siapo mamanu (tapa cloth)

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Image: Masi (tapa cloth)
Masi (tapa cloth)

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Image: Tīvaevae ta’ōrei (patchwork quilt)
Tīvaevae ta’ōrei (patchwork quilt)

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Image: Siapo (tapa cloth)
Siapo (tapa cloth)

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Image: Siapo (tapa cloth)
Siapo (tapa cloth)

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Image: Siapo (tapa cloth)
Siapo (tapa cloth)

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Image: Siapo (tapa cloth)
Siapo (tapa cloth)

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Image: Patterns in Leaves and Cloth
Patterns in Leaves and Cloth

Auckland War Memorial Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira