Hei Tiki inspired by Hiwaiterangi

$1,480.00 NZD
$1,480.00 NZD $1,480.00 NZD
SKU:
MATARIKI-21-9
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Hiwaiterangi is the youngest of the stars in the Matariki cluster and is connected to the promise of a fortunate season. It is the star to send your wishes, dreams, and desires for the upcoming year - similar to the notion of wishing upon a star. Hiwaiterangi is believed to be a sacred star as it is connected to the heart’s deepest desires.

This piece is part of our Matariki Collection and will be on exhibit in our Rotorua studio until 11th July 2021. You can reserve (pre-purchase) this limited-edition carving online, and it will be shipped to you as soon as the exhibition is finished. Included, is the original framed artwork, signed by Tamaora Walker. The photo frame is (23cm h x 18cm w). 

This piece was designed by Tamaora Walker and carved by Akapita Scally, and crafted from New Zealand pounamu.

Size:
46mm x 25mm
Stone:
New Zealand Pounamu
$1,480.00 NZD $1,480.00 NZD
SKU:
MATARIKI-21-9

Description

This piece has been sold.

Hiwaiterangi is the youngest of the stars in the Matariki cluster and is connected to the promise of a fortunate season. It is the star to send your wishes, dreams, and desires for the upcoming year - similar to the notion of wishing upon a star. Hiwaiterangi is believed to be a sacred star as it is connected to the heart’s deepest desires.

This piece is part of our Matariki Collection and will be on exhibit in our Rotorua studio until 11th July 2021. You can reserve (pre-purchase) this limited-edition carving online, and it will be shipped to you as soon as the exhibition is finished. Included, is the original framed artwork, signed by Tamaora Walker. The photo frame is (23cm h x 18cm w). 

This piece was designed by Tamaora Walker and carved by Akapita Scally, and crafted from New Zealand pounamu.

Hei Tiki

Hei Tiki

The Hei Tiki represents the human form and one's ancestors. Traditionally passed from parent to child or used for protection and good luck. It links the past, present and future.

Pounamu Tiki

Thought to represent the human form, Hei Tiki are a complex form, and one of the most challenging to shape by hand.

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Why choose Pounamu?

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Hand carved

Hand carved

Smooth lines, soft finishes, no scratches and no cuts.

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