Phil Belcher

Phil Belcher Kura Gallery Maori Art Design Aotearoa New Zealand Carving Rei Puta Paraoa Sperm Whale tooth Ruru

Ruru – Rei Puta
Paraoa (Sperm whale) ivory, paua shell, muka, 16ply braid, toroa (albatross bone toggle)
tooth 93 x 40 x 30mm
NZD $4,400.00

Tiakina nga manu, ka ora te ngahere,
Tiakina te ngahere, ka ora te toi whakairo,
Toku maunga, toku hi, taku ha!
Look after the birds, and the forest will thrive
Look after the forest, and the art of carving will flourish
My mountain is my sustenance and sole

Phil Belcher Kura Gallery Maori Art Design Aotearoa New Zealand Carving Rei Puta Paraoa Sperm Whale tooth Ruru

Phil Belcher Kura Gallery Maori Art Design Aotearoa New Zealand Carving Rei Puta Paraoa Sperm Whale tooth Ruru





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