This is a great example of a Maori tekoteko sculpture made in Rotorua for people on the Grand Tour over a century ago. It has Moko Tattoo carvings on the lips the sex of the figure is clearly defined and the adze marks and patina show it is a lovely early example. The item “Old maori Tiki Carving Tekoteko Maori Sculpture from Rotorua New Zealand” is in sale since Tuesday, September 7, 2021. This item is in the category “Antiques\Ethnographic\Pacific Islands & Oceania”. The seller is “archipelagoarts” and is located in Riverton, WA. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Maker: unknown
- Material: wood
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Featured Refinements: Maori