This is an art fully sculptured Cook Islands statue. The Shark was a popular Aumakua in the Cook Islands, and Tangaloa was the people's deity. Here the two are carved in effigy depicting that they are one spirit, controlled by Tangaloa. A contemporary carving of Ancient beliefs.
ORIGINAL: Private collection
This carved Tiki measures 27" tall. It is a dramatic piece with a very powerful presence. A distinctive piece of Oceanic Art and would be a great addtition to a Pacific collection. Also a great gift idea with much Aloha...
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