The Maori Hei-Tiki

By: Skinner, H. D

Price: NZ$154.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


A few spots of foxing. Some rubbing to edges of wrappers. ; This copy signed by the illustrator on the title page in pencil "Lily A. Daff / 7/11/40." First printing. 15, [1] pages. Blue wrappers with green hei-tiki illustration on front wrapper. Clear acetate(?) jacket with Red Cross symbol. Tied with red string. Page dimensions: 152mm x 122mm. 11 illustrations. "The Maori word 'hei' means a pendant, preferably a neck pendant, and 'tiki' means human. 'Hei-tiki,' therefore, signifies a pendant or amulet in human form." - the opening sentences. ; Otago Museum Booklet No. 1

Title: The Maori Hei-Tiki

Author Name: Skinner, H. D

Illustrator: Illustrated by Daff, L. A

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Dunedin, Otago Museum: 1940

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 22050