AROHA

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AROHA - LOVE

This is a lovely piece that we think screams LOVE!! It is hand carved from whalebone - sperm whale (we think) that washed up on the coast of New Zealand. We were particularly taken with colour and tight grain, it has a beautiful texture in the bone. 

We bound this with a dark Maui Blue Cord and a Burgundy Red Binding - it looks pretty stunning.

The wearer of a Hei-Matau is seen as a provider and protector who is strong willed and determined to succeed in life - what a lovely sentiment to gift to someone important to you.

Whale bone is quite porous and will absorb body oils. It will take on a golden colour over time.

Included, one of our 'Kia Ora' cards, which explains the meaning behind the hook design.

For Sale in New Zealand only.

Meaning: Prosperity ~ Abundance ~ Fertility

Artist: Alex Sands

Material: Whalebone

Cord: Maui Navy Blue Cord with Burgundy Binding; Length: Adjustable

Size: 68mm (2.6 inches) long; 38mm (1.5 inches) wide

$198.00 NZD
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