Tattooed Maori Chief

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“The New Zealanders were distinguished by elaborate tattooing of the face, and many of their heads are preserved in European museums. As it was formerly a common custom for shipmasters to purchase these on visiting New Zealand there is little doubt that the demand stimulated the supply."—(Charles Leonard-Stuart, 1911)


New Zealand


Everybody's Cyclopedia (New York, NY: Syndicate Publishing Company, 1912)


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