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Hangarau

korotiwha

inlay

tūingoa, tūmahi whiti

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He whakanikotanga ka whakanōhia ki te mata o tētahi taonga rākau. Ka karoa atu te āhua o te whakanikotanga i te mata o te rākau, ā, ka whakaurua ki aua wāhi he rauemi kē atu pērā i tētahi momo rākau kē, i te kota pāua rānei.

An embellishment that is put on to the surface of a wooden object. The shape of the embellishment is dug out of the surface of the wood and another material such as a different type of wood or pāua shell is put in to those places.

Tauira KŌrero

Me pēhea te korotiwha i te kota pāua hei karu mō te tipuna whakairo e whao nei koe?

Tuhia mai te aramahi e oti ai te korotiwha.

He tauira tāniko te āhua o te korotiwha.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga

Hei tauira ēnei o te korotiwha:

Takenga Mai

korotiwha - inlay, the process of countersinking pieces of shell in carved objects

KUPU KĒ ATU

honohono

Tauira KŌrero

Me pēhea te korotiwha i te kota pāua hei karu mō te tipuna whakairo e whao nei koe?

Tuhia mai te aramahi e oti ai te korotiwha.

He tauira tāniko te āhua o te korotiwha.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga