Stunning quality Kahurangi used to carve this Hei Tiki inspired by the wooden carving style used on Meeting Houses makes this a very unique piece. Carved by Kelvyn Anderson.
Hei Tiki is a symbol of fertility and good luck. It is also said to bring the wearer strength of character, allowing one to be loyal, clear headed and perceptive. The Tiki will often be depicted with its tongue poking out for protection.
Pounamu or Greenstone is regarded as a stone sacred to the gods by the Maori of New Zealand. As a Taonga -meaning treasured, and it should be worn with respect and pride. Pounamu is a gift from the heart.
39 mm length
75 mm width
7 mm thickness
Comes with an adjustable black cord and a jute drawstring bag.