Porotaka Hei Matau - 5412HW

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$450.00
Coastal and river-based Māori tribes traditionally used a variety of fishhooks and lures. Hooks and lures varied in shape, material and design. Today hei matau (fishhooks) have become symbolic of traditional Māori technology and continue to symbolize a relationship to Tangaroa, God of the sea.

Material: Pounamu (Kawakawa)

Measurements: 47mm x 57mm x 8mm
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Artist: Hetekia Waimotu

Position: Tauira (Student)

Iwi: Ngāti Porou

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Artist: Hetekia Waimotu

Position: Tauira (Student)

Iwi: Ngāti Porou