Inanga Whakaruruhau - Pounamu Shield Pendant

Sands Carving Studio


Whakaruruhau are breastplates or shield adornments that represent strength and leadership. They are a taonga of personal protection that share their beauty to the Te Ao Tūroa (outer world).

This piece hangs on a black adjustable cord and measures 47 x 60mm

This piece was hand carved by Jeremy Walsh.

Collections: Traditional Carving

Category: Inanga, Pounamu, Shield, whakaruruhau

Type: Shield