Ku | Hawaii Museum Replica 40" (Stained)

SKU: MHTIKI8B-DOAK
$ 795.00

Description

Here is a beautiful tiki (Ki'i) stained in a dark oak, measuring 40 inches tall representing Hawaii Tiki God KU. Carved from a single solid piece of wood with great detail and care. Ku is known as the tiki of strength, warrior, family, sunrise and good crop. Ku is one of the four major Hawaiian Tiki God. For more information about Tiki Gods of Hawaii please visit our About Tiki Gods page.

KU embodies both negative and positive qualities, symbolizing uprightness and strength. He is associated with war, fishing, farming, and the dense forest. He is represented by the 'ihe (spear), as he is the god of war who takes life and also brings forth life from the earth. (Bishop Museum, Honolulu)

  • ORIGINAL: Hawaii Museum, Hawaii
  • Approximate Size: 40 inches tall by 11 inches wide by 8 inches deep
  • Traditional KU Tiki: strength, warrior, good crop and family
  • Material: Solid Wood
  • Stained: Dark Oak (PPG)
  • Ki'i is Hawaiian for Tiki.
  • This is a beautiful piece of art! This Tiki was carved with great attention to details
  • Hand waxed and polished before sending out.