Dark stained wood wahaika decorated all over with an amalgam of…
Dark stained wood wahaika decorated all over with an amalgam of surface carving including kowhaiwhai and rauponga, the forward projecting figure to the blade edge based on a tau-ihu (canoe prow), the terminal knob carved as a koruru profile head with inlaid paua shell eyes and with a flax cord. 38 cm. Length
New Zealand Maori Wood Carving | Ko-Iwi Arts | Iwi Le Comte | Maori Wood Carving | Ta Moko Maori Tattoo
New Zealand Maori wood carving by a highly skilled Maori craftsman - Iwi Le Comte, wood carver, sculptor, designer and Ta Moko artist. Commission a New Zealand Maori Wood Carving by Ko-Iwi Arts NZ Maori carver/director Iwi Le Comte.