Mau Taringa are earrings that are carved in both traditional and contemporary styles. Mau Taringa are gifts for those we care for and when worn, remind the wearer of those who gifted them.
Inanga is the lightest form of pounamu and can be pearly white to grey green, translucent to opaque. It is named after the native freshwater fish whitebait.
This pair was carved by Nikki Shaw are a lovely pearly white/green colour.
This pair measures 47 x 9 x 4mm