Hei Matau - 4380IA

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$250.00
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: Koiwi (Beef Bone)

Measurements: 24mm x 20mm
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Artist: Ian Andrews

Position: Tauira (Student)

Iwi: Ngāpuhi

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Artist: Ian Andrews

Position: Tauira (Student)

Iwi: Ngāpuhi