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Object: Kahu weka (weka feather cloak)

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Title Kahu weka (weka feather cloak)
Production Unknown (weaver), North Island
Materials candlewick, feather, wool
Classification cloaks, costume
Technique twining
Dimensions Approximate: 760mm (Height) x 1200mm (Width)
Credit line Purchased 1979
Registration number ME014161
Cloak has different types of brown weka feathers in the centre kaupapa (body of the cloak).  All four borders have large white albatross feathers.

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