Cart 0

Pounamu Manaia by Al Dorn


A hand crafted Matau or hook pendant carved in stunning New Zealand Pounamu with a traditional satin finish by Alex Dorn.

It includes an adjustable plaited waxed braid cord, a traditional woven presentation case and a detailed description of the meaning of the carving.

150mm Long (5.9 Inches)
Includes Free Shipping Worldwide

This is a unique one off custom piece so it will be removed from our gallery permanently when sold.

 A Manaia; is one of the more ancient mythical beings with a bird's head and a human form. It is said to be the messenger between the earthly world of mortals and the domain of the spirits. The Manaia is regarded as a kind deity protecting the people and helping them communicate with ancestors on the other side.
It is also a holder of great spiritual energy and is a guardian against evil.

Back To The Gallery

We Also Recommend