Manaia inspired by Hiwaiterangi

$828.00 NZD
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SKU:
MATARIKI-22-9
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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 3rd July 2022. 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 crafted from New Zealand pounamu.
Size:
65mm x 27mm
Stone:
New Zealand Pounamu
$828.00 NZD $828.00 NZD
SKU:
MATARIKI-22-9

Description

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 3rd July 2022. 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 crafted from New Zealand pounamu.
Manaia

Manaia

The manaia is a guardian representing balance and protection. The head of a bird, body of a man and tail of a fish represent the sky, earth and sea. The three fingers signify birth, life and death. It connect the earthly and spirit world.

Pounamu Manaia

Today, pounamu manaia are gifted between loved ones for protection and worn to ward off evil.

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Why choose Pounamu?

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Our promise

Hand carved

Hand carved

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

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