Maori Tattooing

Maori Tattooing

By H. G. Robley

  • Release Date : 2012-03-06
  • Genre : Kunst und Architektur
  • FIle Size : 24.92 MB


Maori Tattooing This classic of ethnography describes Maori tattooing (moko), which communicates the bearer's genealogy, tribal affiliation, and spirituality. This definitive study relates how moko first became known to Europeans and discusses the distinctions between men and women's moko, patterns and designs, and moko in legend and song. Features 180 black-and-white illustrations.