Taiaha; Unknown; 099-2011-013-0005

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Waimate Museum & Archives

Name/Title

Taiaha

About this object

The top of the Taiaha is shaped with intricate carving on both sides. It gradually widens into a double edged striking blade. The surface has been stained with a dark stain. There is damage on the tip of the top and the wood is cracked in places.

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

New Zealand

Medium and Materials

Wood, Carving

Measurements

Length: 1350mm
Width: 60mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Maori

Subject and Association Keywords

Taiaha

Collection

Maori: Taonga Collection

Credit Line

Unknown

Object Type

Taiaha

Object number

099-2011-013-0005

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