Pounamu Nguru - Nose Flute

Sands Carving Studio


Nguru are flutes carved in the natural shape of the whale tooth. They are commonly played by mouth or using the nostrils to produce haunting and melodious tones. This pieces features kowhaiwhai designs and measures 10 x 3.5 cm. It was hand-carved by Alex Sands and comes with a brass and native timber stand.