Tokotoko - 2146TH

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Tokotoko are used when speaking on the marae – by esteemed orators – to indicate the direction of a speaker’s kōrero (speech). They often have the whakapapa (genealogy) of the orator carved into them and these can also be referenced by the orator during his address.
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Artist: Thomas Herbert

Position: Kai Whakairo (Graduate Carver)

Iwi: Ngāi Tūhoe, Ngāti Rongomai, Ngāti Te Wehi, Ngāti Whare, Ngāti Hikairo

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Artist: Thomas Herbert

Position: Kai Whakairo (Graduate Carver)

Iwi: Ngāi Tūhoe, Ngāti Rongomai, Ngāti Te Wehi, Ngāti Whare, Ngāti Hikairo