Category Archives: New Zealand

Maori Poi Dance, New Zealand 1913

Maori, Poi, Dance, Tribal, Tribe, New Zealand, folk costumes, dress, ritual, ancient weapons

Maori Poi Dance, New Zealand 1913

Maori Poi Dance, New Zealand 1913.

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Maori Carvings New Zealand 1913.

Maori Carvings New Zealand. Ornamental art.

Maori Carvings, New Zealand 1913

Maori Carvings New Zealand 1913.

From the book: Picturesque New Zealand (1913) by Paul Gooding. Photography by Muir & Moodie; and Josiah Martin.

Maori people of New Zealand in 1840.

Hua Hua. Traditional Maori costumes. New Zealand clothing. Oceanian people

Peoples from Hua Hua. Maori people of New Zealand

Maori people of New Zealand in 1840.

Above: Peoples from Hua Hua. Below: Maori people of New Zealand.

From the book: Natural History and pictures of the people and the different races and tribes according to the latest discoveries and most exquisite original research, edited by HR Schinz. Honeggersche Lithographic Institute, 3. Advanced ed. 1845 Zurich.

A Maori lady in full dress. Auckland New Zealand.

Maori costume. Traditional New Zealand clothing. native face tattoo

Maori woman from New Zealand

A Maori lady in full dress. Auckland New Zealand.

With greenstone ornament and club.

From the book: Living Races of Mankind. A popular illustrated account of the customs, habits, pursuits, feasts, and ceremonies of the races of mankind throughout the world by Henry Neville Hutchinson (1856-1927), John Walter Gregory and Richard Lydekke. Published by Hutchinson & Co. Paternoster Row, London 1902.

A Samoan chief in full ceremonial costume.

Samoan chief ceremonial dress. Traditional Oceania native costume.

Samoan chief in ceremonial dress

A Samoan chief in full ceremonial costume.

Plaques of mother-of-pearls form the chief ornaments in the front of the head-dress, while the collar is of sperm-whale teeth. Apia, Samoa.

From the book: Living Races of Mankind. A popular illustrated account of the customs, habits, pursuits, feasts, and ceremonies of the races of mankind throughout the world by Henry Neville Hutchinson (1856-1927), John Walter Gregory and Richard Lydekke. Published by Hutchinson & Co. Paternoster Row, London 1902.

Maori village New Zealand 1913.

Maori village. Indigenous people. Aotearoa New Zealand costumes

Maori village, New Zealand 1913

Maori village New Zealand.

From the book: Picturesque New Zealand (1913) by Paul Gooding. Photography by Muir & Moodie; and Josiah Martin.

Māori Wahine New Zealand with pendent heitiki

Māori, Wahine, costumes, kiwi, feathers, pendent, heitiki, Traditional, New Zealand, dress

Māori Wahine 1913

Māori Wahine, New Zealand 1913.

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The Ducal Haka, Rotorua. New Zealand 1913.

Poi dance, Maori, Māori warriors, piu-pius, battle, New Zealand, Tribal

The Ducal Haka, Rotorua. New Zealand 1913

The Ducal Haka, Rotoroa Island. New Zealand 1913.

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Maori warrior with Taiaha weapon, New Zealand

New Zealand warrior tribe. indigenous people costume. Taiaha weapons

Maori warrior with taiaha weapon, New Zealand 1913

Maori warrior with Taiaha weapon, New Zealand

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Maori meeting house, New Zealand 1913.

Maori meeting house. Traditional Maori costume. New Zealand folk dress

Maori meeting house New Zealand 1913

Maori meeting house, New Zealand 1913.

From the book: Picturesque New Zealand (1913) by Paul Gooding. Photography by Muir & Moodie; and Josiah Martin.

Tattooed Maori 1913, New Zealand.

Maori Warrior Tattoo. New Zealand tribal costumes. Paul Gooding

Tattooed Maori 1913

Tattooed Maori 1913, New Zealand.

From the book: Picturesque New Zealand (1913) by Paul Gooding. Photography by Muir & Moodie; and Josiah Martin.