Red-Oranga Glass Hei Tiki
Hei Kuratiki is a cast gaffer crystals tiki form that takes it's meaning from the red-ochre colour symbolic of leadership.
There are varying explanations for the 'tiki' form from Aotearoa. The kōrero (story) relates to the developing embryonic state, 'kukune', within the whare tangata or womb that we all pass through.
Hei tiki were often worn as heirlooms and in other instances worn to enhance one's fertility as they were seen as a metaphorical connection to our first ancestors.
Dimensions of tiki - 110mm x 50mm x 10mm.
Approx Weight - 150gms
Orange Red Gaffer Glass
Comes with red and grey mixed wax braid and paua toggle.