This bronze tiki was originally carved in Pounamu (Jade). A limited edition with only 25 made, this Bronze Tiki is presented on a Rimu stand.
Hei tiki represent the form of the first human, worn by Māori they are a prestigious gift. Hei tiki are a remembrance of Tupuna (ancestors) that guide us forward. Hei tiki can be seen as ornaments of honor and status.
It measures 14.1 cm x 8 cm. Including the base, this tiki stands at approx 21 cm.
This piece was hand carved by Alex Sands