New Zealand Carving, Maori Wooden box, Carved Tiki, Tribal Wood Crafted Chest. The Collection Experts is proud to present this stunning Wakahuia wooden box, carved traditional Wakahuia box with Tiki and Koru carvings. Made by Maori Carver in the way of a millenary tradition. 210mm Long (8.25 Inches).
The Wakahuia is a sacred vessel such as a canoe or anything designed to carry and protect sacred objects. The Wakahuia then is a sacred carved box which was used for storing valuables "Taonga" such as special carvings or the feathers of the Huia bird worn on ceremonial occasions.
The Tiki design represents knowledge and a connection to ancestry. Check out for other works from New Zealand craftsmen in our catalog. Please refer to pictures and judge by yourself, if you have any questions just ask and we'll be very happy to assist you. By subscribing to our Newsletter you will receive the latest info about our incomparable auctions, preference bonus and more benefits!
So please visit our store now and see why we represent a magnificent choice when it comes to Fine Online Auctions. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Australian". The seller is "thecollectionexperts" and is located in this country: NZ. This item can be shipped worldwide.