Māori Wahine New Zealand with pendent heitiki

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Māori Wahine 1913

Māori Wahine, New Zealand 1913.

Māori Wahine (The Māori word for woman) with mat of kiwi feathers and pendent heitiki.

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




Note:  Limbu. Male and female.

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