Maori New Zealand

A Superb Tabu Maori Tekoteko Mid-Century NZ Figure with P. H. Leonard Label


A Superb Tabu Maori Tekoteko Mid-Century NZ Figure with P. H. Leonard Label
A Superb Tabu Maori Tekoteko Mid-Century NZ Figure with P. H. Leonard Label
A Superb Tabu Maori Tekoteko Mid-Century NZ Figure with P. H. Leonard Label
A Superb Tabu Maori Tekoteko Mid-Century NZ Figure with P. H. Leonard Label
A Superb Tabu Maori Tekoteko Mid-Century NZ Figure with P. H. Leonard Label
A Superb Tabu Maori Tekoteko Mid-Century NZ Figure with P. H. Leonard Label
A Superb Tabu Maori Tekoteko Mid-Century NZ Figure with P. H. Leonard Label
A Superb Tabu Maori Tekoteko Mid-Century NZ Figure with P. H. Leonard Label

A Superb Tabu Maori Tekoteko Mid-Century NZ Figure with P. H. Leonard Label  A Superb Tabu Maori Tekoteko Mid-Century NZ Figure with P. H. Leonard Label

A Rare Hand Crafted Maori Tabu (Sacred) Teko-Teko (Carved Figure) Carved from Native New Zealand Hardwood with the Label of P. Leonard was the Deputy Mayor of Rotarua, NZ in 1962. 6 1/8 inches (15.6 cm) high 2 5/8 inches (6.6 cm) wide x 1 3/4 inches (4.4 cm) deep. Condition: Very Good: No Problems. Description: This is an expertly carved Maori Teko-Teko figure from the shop of a master.

The carving is excellent, the wood smooth and polished, and the paua eyes are lustrous. This item was from an Orinda, California collection.

This item is guaranteed to be authentic and in the condition described. The item "A Superb Tabu Maori Tekoteko Mid-Century NZ Figure with P. Leonard Label" is in sale since Saturday, September 5, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Pacific Islands".

The seller is "merugman" and is located in Pinole, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.

  1. Type: Maori Tekoteko Carved Wood Figure, Paua Shell
  2. Artist: P. Leonard
  3. Handmade: Yes
  4. Modified Item: No
  5. Country/Region of Manufacture: New Zealand
  6. Culture: Pacific Islands
  7. Provenance: Ownership History Not Available


A Superb Tabu Maori Tekoteko Mid-Century NZ Figure with P. H. Leonard Label  A Superb Tabu Maori Tekoteko Mid-Century NZ Figure with P. H. Leonard Label