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Weapons carried by Te Kooti and Peka Makarini, 18 May 1972

Reference Number: EP/1972/2462/13-F

The bone club (kotiate) carried by Te Kooti, and the tomahawk (patiti) carried by his lieutenant Peka Makarini. Photographed by an Evening Post staff photographer on the 18th of May 1972.

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Part of:
Further negatives of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PAColl-7327-2 (1639 digitised items)
The Dominion Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers, Reference Number PAColl-7327 (2038 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s) Single image on negative strip Single negative

Historical Notes: These two weapons were part of an exhibition at the Dominion Museum, Wellington, relating to Te Kooti. They were among items which had been consecrated on the evening of the 17th of May 1972 by some of Te Kooti's Ringatu followers.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

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