Here is an intimidating Hawaiian spear made out Koa Wood with Shark teeth also known as pahoa i a me lei-o-mano.
This beautiful piece of art is over 2.5 FEET long, there are a total of 10 authentic tiger shark teeth
The wood used for this specific item is Koa wood and it has woven loops of fibers also called olona (a Hawaiian shrub, the bark of which was valued as a source of strong, durable fiber).
The spear can either be hung or mounted. Please note that the feathers arrangement may vary slightly".
Hawaiian heritage: great wall hanging piece!
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