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Raranga Whakairo = Maori plaiting patterns / Mick Pendergrast.

By: Pendergrast, Mick, 1932-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Auckland [N.Z.] : Penguin (NZ), 2011Edition: [New edition].Description: 1 volumes (unpaged) : chiefly illustrations ; 30 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780143565673 (pbk.).Other title: Maori plaiting patterns.Subject(s): Hand weaving -- New Zealand -- Patterns | Bast work -- New Zealand -- Patterns | Braid -- New Zealand | Weaving -- Maori | Art, Maori | Raranga keteDDC classification: 746.420993
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

"Over 200 striking patterns are included in this collection of raranga whakairo (Maori plaiting patterns). First published in 1984, raranga continues to be a source of pride and inspiration for contemporary Maori craftspeople, and a stimulus for those working in other srts and crafts. These patterns are recorded and gathered in book form to ensure they will not be lost for all time. 'Raranga whakairo' is an invaluable resource for beginners and for skilled kete makers" --Back cover.

"Mainly intended as a resource for Maori crafts-people"--Introd.

"First published by Coromandel Press, 1984"--T.p. verso.

Includes bibliographical references.

English with some Maori.

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