Kawakawa Hei Tiki - Pounamu Tiki Pendant

Sands Carving Studio


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 honour and status. 

This Hei Tiki is carved from Kawakawa pounamu and hung with an adjustable black waxed cord.

This piece was carved by Yuki Tanaka and measures 61 x 40mm

Collections: Tiki, Traditional Carving

Category: hei tiki, kawakawa, Tiki, Yuki tanaka

Type: Hei Tiki