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The Manaia has many forms as it is intertwined with other shapes and patterns to depict its different powers and its interaction with the spirit or mortal worlds.
This is a traditional manaia carving integrating a matau or fish hook shape. This is a beautifully detailed carving made from bone.
This carving is delivered with a waxed braid cord with bone toggle detail along with a woven native flax presentation case designed to show the traditional styling and beauty of the carving. Also supplied is an attractive information sheet telling of the meaning of the Maori carving and a little about the Maori people.
Size: 75mm (3 inches) long