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.

Note:  The Ducal Haka, Rotorua. New Zealand 1913.

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