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Stylished heru, Maori comb bone carving pendant with manaia head.

Stylished heru, Maori comb bone carving pendant with manaia head.
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Heru bone carving with manaia head. The manaia is a spiritual guardian.
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Heru bone carving - Maori hair comb - only one in stock

The Maori heru is a traditional ornamental hair comb. The heru were usually carved from wood or whale bone. Also the men would wear the heru for their long hair and tie the hair into top knots. The heru also indicated the ranking of the wearer.

The manaia is a spiritual guardian and protects against evil.

Size:
  • approx. 75mm x 33mm (2.95"x 1.30")

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