Sterling Silver Capped Mako Teeth Earrings - Mau Taringa

Sands Carving Studio


This unique pair of sterling silver capped Mako teeth earrings are downward facing.

Shark teeth have been worn by Polynesians and Maori since the earliest exploration of Polynesia. They connect the the spirit of the shark and its ferocity and acknowledge it as abundant food source.

This pair measures roughly 3.3 x 1.7 cm and was hand-crafted by John Mayo