Koru Inlay Wakahuia Box7.10bl
A layered wooden Wakahuia or gift box with a modern twist and Koru Inlay.
Sizes available are:
Small = 190mm x 45mm (7.5 Inches x 1.75 Inches)
Large = 220mm x 60mm (8.6 Inches x 2.3 Inches)
The Wakahuia is a sacred vessel such as a canoe or anything designed to carry and protect sacred objects.
The Wakahuia then is a sacred carved box which was used for storing valuables "Taonga" such as special carvings or the feathers of the Huia bird worn on ceremonial occasions.