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Patu Ōnewa

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Richard Witeri Kai Whakairo (Graduate Carver)
Te Whakatōhea, Te Arawa, Ngāti Ranginui
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340mm x 95mm
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Patu (meaning to strike or hit) were typically fashioned from native hardwood, whalebone or stone, including our highly valued pounamu (greenstone). Patu were often sharp at their forward edge and were used with thrusting, jabbing and swinging blows.