After being on loan to other institutions for over 2 years, the Te Pahi medal returns to Auckland Museum.
Presented to Ngāpuhi chief Te Pahi by Governor of NSW, Philip Gidley King, this medal was offered as a token of esteem for their friendship and the sharing of knowledge.
This display explores some of the history surrounding the Treaty of Waitangi, and Treaty settlement process here in Auckland.
Treaty of Waitangi exhibit.
The Treaty was signed in 1840 by representatives of the British Crown and more than 500 Māori rangatira (chiefs).
Get ready to groan! Wits have been sharpunned, wea-puns will be wielded, funny bones may well be broken. Will our punticipants pun-ble under the punishing pressure?! Or will there be a ... pun hit wonder?
Taste a snippet of what Ponsonby has to offer while learning about its fascinating food history.