LARGE BRASS KIWI BIRD FIGURINE Traditional and Contemporary Designs "BY TUWHARETOA BONE"
X Large cast brass figure of New Zealand's national bird - the Kiwi. Makes an excellent souvenir or gift.
Kiwi are a symbol for the uniqueness of New Zealand wildlife and the value of our natural heritage. The bird itself is a taonga (treasure) to Maori, who have strong cultural, spiritual and historic associations with kiwi. Its feathers are valued in weaving kahukiwi (kiwi feather cloak) for people of high rank.
Material: Hand Cast Brass Colour/Finish: Brown Stain & Gold (Brass) Size: 200mm (height) x 250mm (width) x 120mm (depth)