Goldie Painting of Maori Warrior

Goldie Painting of Maori Warrior

PATARA TE TUHI Wiremu Patara Te Tuhi was born in Waikato. His father was Paratene Te Maioha, a cousin of Potatau Te Wherowhero, the first Maori King. Te Tuhi was a second cousin of Tawhiao, Te Wherowhero's successor, and served him as editor, warrior, secretary and adviser. This copy of the painting Goldie did of him was donated by the Maioha Family to be mounted in Maunganui the Maioha cottage as he was one of their Tupuna.

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