MATAKU - The Heirloom
"MATAKU" is a Maori word meaning "afraid".
Lawrence Makoare (warrior) was in two episodes of XENA. In "Fins Femmes and Gems" (Episode 64) he was Maecenus. In "The Quill is Mightier" (Episode 56) he was the barbarian leader.
Former stuntwoman Sara Wiseman who plays Petra, the woman sitting next to Renée O'Connor at the auction in this episode, won Best Supporting in a Feature Film at the 2011 Aotearoa Film and Television Awards.