Dating face online portrait post


17-Dec-2017 04:54

A feather cloak with a taniko border is wrapped about her shoulders.The photo on the right shows Pikau Teimana of Putaruru, wearing a piupiu and with the words 'Aohau Taute' tattooed on her right arm.The Tohunga Supression Act was eventually repealed in 1962.Since the 1990s, there has been a resurgence of the practice of ta moko for both men and women as a sign of their cultural Maori identity.

Pictured right: Portrait of Makire Pikihuia, wearing a korowai, taken on 17 December 1892.

Pictured: An unidentified Maori woman in a top hat shows off her chin moko.