Wahaika 1

Paul Marshall

polymer, perspex stand
325 x 390 x 126mm – with stand
405 x 85 x 30mm – without stand
A jul19 rm

Wahaika – The mouth of the fish. A wahaika is a Maori fighting club which was always made from very hard wood or the most treasured whalebone. Paul has created a whalebone replica using a hard polymer of similar weight, hand finished with traditional carved patterns.

Wahaika 2

Wahaika 4