Maori people, New Zealand

 (7 works)

  • Fish hook
    Title
    Fish hook
    Production date
    (early 20th century)
    Artist/Maker
    Maori people, New Zealand
    Medium
    bone, turtle shell, fibre
    Accession number
    O117-1979
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria in memory of Stanley Gordon Moriarty by Jean McKay Moriarty, Fellow, 1979
  • Mere, ceremonial club
    Title
    Mere, ceremonial club
    Production date
    (20th century)
    Artist/Maker
    Maori people, New Zealand
    Medium
    Kauri (Agathis australis), mother-of-pearl
    Accession number
    1754-D4
    Credit Line
    Gift of Miss Ola Cohn, 1957
  • Post figure
    Title
    Post figure
    Production date
    (c. 1950)
    Artist/Maker
    Maori people, New Zealand
    Medium
    natural pigments on wood, pāua (Abalone shell)
    Accession number
    2005.390
    Credit Line
    Presented through the NGV Foundation by Todd Barlin, Governor, 2005
  • Staff finial
    Title
    Staff finial
    Production date
    (mid 20th century)
    Artist/Maker
    Maori people, New Zealand
    Medium
    wood, pāua (Abalone shell)
    Accession number
    2011.59
    Credit Line
    Gift of Todd Barlin through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program, 2011
  • Orator's hand club
    Title
    Orator's hand club
    Production date
    1890
    Artist/Maker
    Maori people, New Zealand
    Medium
    wood
    Accession number
    2011.62
    Credit Line
    Gift of Todd Barlin through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program, 2011
  • Fish hook
    Title
    Fish hook
    Production date
    (20th century)
    Artist/Maker
    Maori people, New Zealand
    Medium
    wood, paua shell, bone, fibre
    Accession number
    O116-1979
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria in memory of Stanley Gordon Moriarty by Jean McKay Moriarty, Fellow, 1979
  • Wooden flute
    Title
    Wooden flute
    Production date
    1988
    Artist/Maker
    Maori people, New Zealand
    Medium
    wood, pāua (Abalone shell)
    Accession number
    2011.58
    Credit Line
    Gift of Todd Barlin through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program, 2011