This art fully sculptured tiki statue is Tekoteko, the figure which stands on the apex of a house gable. It is used only on the house of a member of the Royal Family, a symbol of high rank.
ORIGINAL: Hawkes Bay Museum, NZ
PROVENANCE: New Zealand (Maori)
This unique Pacific Islands Carving measures 18 inches tall. It is a dramatic piece with a very powerful presence. A distinctive piece of Oceanic Art and a great addtition to a Maori collection. Also a great gift idea with much Aloha...
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