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Te Kete Aronui
  • Te Kete Aronui


    From an original painting by

    Rieko NZ

    The beautiful Kākāpō


    Archival Fine Art Print

    Signed, numbered

    Edition 150

    Image size 385*495mm

    1. (noun) kākāpō, ground parrot, Strigops habroptilus - rare, large, green endemic parrot that is nocturnal and flightless. Now found only on islands off Stewart Island.

    1. (noun) basket of knowledge of aroha, peace and the arts and crafts which benefit the Earth and all living things - one of the three baskets of knowledge. This basket relates to knowledge acquired through careful observation of the environment. It is also the basket of ritual, of literature, philosophy and is sometimes regarded as the basket of the humanities.

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