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Large Standing Wooden New Zealand Maori Fish Hook Hei Matau


Large Standing Wooden New Zealand Maori Fish Hook Hei Matau
Large Standing Wooden New Zealand Maori Fish Hook Hei Matau
Large Standing Wooden New Zealand Maori Fish Hook Hei Matau
Large Standing Wooden New Zealand Maori Fish Hook Hei Matau
Large Standing Wooden New Zealand Maori Fish Hook Hei Matau
Large Standing Wooden New Zealand Maori Fish Hook Hei Matau

Large Standing Wooden New Zealand Maori Fish Hook Hei Matau    Large Standing Wooden New Zealand Maori Fish Hook Hei Matau

Large Standing Wooden Fish Hook. Large Standing Wooden Fish Hook artwork is crafted from plantation grown gaboon using laser technology and hand assembled in New Zealand. This piece of art boasts super fine detail, paua inlay and comes complete with stylish black base, a related story and beautiful protective presentation box. Measurements: Overall height 300mm The Fish Hook.

The hei-matau or fish hook as it is more commonly known symbolises strength, prosperity, abundance, fertility and safe passage especially over water. The hei-matau is held in great reverence by the Maori people as a cultural treasure. According to Maori legend it is believed that the north island of New Zealand was once a huge fish caught by Maui, the great mariner. The item "Large Standing Wooden New Zealand Maori Fish Hook Hei Matau" is in sale since Tuesday, June 22, 2021.

This item is in the category "Art\Art Sculptures". The seller is "skincarenz" and is located in Nelson. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  1. Size: Small (up to 12in.)
  2. Region of Origin: New Zealand
  3. Style: Native Art
  4. Listed By: Dealer or Reseller
  5. Material: Wood
  6. Quantity Type: Multi-Piece Work
  7. Date of Creation: 2000-Now
  8. Type: Sculptures & Carvings
  9. Category: Art
  10. Year: 2021
  11. Width (Inches): 6.7
  12. Color: Brown
  13. Subject: Maori
  14. Originality: Reproduction
  15. Height (Inches): 11.8

Large Standing Wooden New Zealand Maori Fish Hook Hei Matau    Large Standing Wooden New Zealand Maori Fish Hook Hei Matau