Pounamu (New Zealand Jade) Maori Toki by master artist Tyson Lynes. The toki is the blade of and adze with which the great war canoes were carved from giant trees so is said to represent a crafts person or artist. www.boneart.co.nz
Karaka Berry and Tui Vintage Travel Poster
Karaka Berry and Tui. Natives of the New Zealand forests. This poster for the New Zealand Tourist Department shows the tui bird sitting on a branch of karaka berries. Illustrated by Marcus King, c. 1950. New Zealand vintage travel poster.
Bone - Mixed Traditional
These bone carving pieces are a mixture of mostly traditional Maori pendants, jewelry and wearable art that don't fit into other areas on this site. They include special designs such as the sacred Tiki and Wheku along with some that are based on figures from the carvings found on traditional war canoes and buildings ar