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Title: Uenuku a God of Tainui
Description: New Zealand, Te Awamutu Historical Society. 1980, 2nd Edition. Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Originally Published as Te Awamutu Historical Society Bulletin 3, 1972. The discovery and verbal history of the early Maori carving, known as either Uenuku or Te Uenuku, which is of extreme significance both to the local Tainui Maori people and also for its archaeological value. The carving is unique in form, and bears a noted resemblance to Hawaiian carving styles. CONDITION Stapled card wraps, 17 pages with fold out map and illus of Uenuku, museum address crossed out to front before original sale, o/w nice clean copy with expected rust to staples. Very Good.

Keywords: Maori

Price: US$ 30.00 Seller: Ariel Books
- Book number: 15124

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