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  • Carved wooden waka huia or treasure box
    Rights: Public Domain Published 19 October 2023 Size: 3.5 MB Referencing Hub media

    A waka huia (treasure box) made of wood and inlaid with pāua shell. The carver was Patoromu Tamatea of Ngāti Tamateautahi. Waka huia would often have huia feathers stored in them to keep them safe.

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