"This is a simplified stylisation of the carving of a whales eye. The vital stylisation given to a whales eye reflects the overwhelming sense of peace felt by those fortunate enough to have an encount..
Bone carving."In Maori cosmogony all of creation contains the two elements of Ira (the life force) ... Ira Atua (spirit) and Ira Tangata (physical). By keeping these in balance, harmony is created and..
Bone carving."This style of Fish Hook Pendant has its origins in a story which also explains the purpose of traditional art. Elaborate hooks were carved from bone, wood and stone to be lowered with th..
Kaitiaki - Guardian bone carving on adjustable black cord, and carved wooden nest."People throughout the world have recognised that both animate and inanimate beings have a special place in guiding th..