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Early encountersImagining the Pacific

Explore the richness of Māori, Pacific, and European art and culture over two exhibitions.

Exhibition now closed

6 August – 6 November 2011

Featured object

Uié, Roi de la Nouvelle Zélande

Uié, Roi de la Nouvelle Zélande
circa 1819, Arago, Jacques (1790–1855), Australia. Purchased 1995 with Ellen Eames Collection funds. Te Papa
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Introduction to Oceania

Find out how the exhibition came about.
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