Kahu Kuri: Fur and Cloaks

The extinct Polynesian dog (kuri) provides gorgeous white fur for the most valuable of Māori cloaks.

Visit Te Papa’s Collections Online to find out more about cloaks

Tales from Te Papa is a fascinating series of mini-documentaries showcasing many of the exciting, wonderful and significant objects held in our national museum.

Tales from Te Papa was commissioned by TVNZ 7, in partnership with Te Papa.

All Tales from Te Papa episodes

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