Kauri Gum Whakaruruhau - Sterling Silver 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).

Our jewelry is individually crafted in our Hamilton studio, ensuring every piece is unique. 

This piece was hand carved by Conrad Henderson and measures 61 x 35 x 12mm.