Papatuanuku is the Maori name for mother earth. In this design, mother earth is represented by the intertwined roots of a tree. At the top and running down the right side, is a Manaia (bird) form which represents guardianship and spirituality. The Manaia also has a stylized hand which is reaching down to the roots of the earth. The overall shape of this carving represents a spiritual guardian reaching down from the heavens to draw strength from the earth.

Material:  Cow bone
Type:  One-of-a-kind
Size:  2.75 inches tall


Old Price: $ 195.00

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*All carvings come with an adjustable black cloth cord, finished with bone bead sliders. In addition, each carving comes with a description card explaining its meaning.

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