Kokopu Manaia Matau - Marsden Jade Guardian Hook Sculpture



Matau Manaia are contemporary forms that personifyTangaroa, the guardian over all living creatures in ngā puna wai (water sources).

This piece was carved and polished with a satin finish by Yuki Tanaka and measures 20.5 x 11 cm. It sits on a native timber and brass base and features large, beautiful pāua shell inlaid eyes.