Manaia with Paua Shell | Matau or Display

$ 38.00


A handmade Manaia Matau carving with great detailed engravings and Paua (Abalone) shell inlays for the eye. Comes with an adjustable cord for that perfect fit. This Manaia can be used as necklace or a display in your home. Choice of two sizes. 

The Manaia is an ancient mythical being with a birds head and a human form. It is said to be the messenger between the earthly world of mortals and the domain of the spirits. The Manaia is a holder of great spiritual energy and is a guardian against evil.

  • Features: Hand carved Manaia
  • Approximate Sizes: 4-1/4" long x 1-1/2" wide & 6-1/4" long x 2-1/4" wide
  • Material: Wood
  • Features: Paua shell (Abalone) 
  • Approximate Pendant Size: 1-3/4 inches tall by 7/8 inches wide
  • Adjustable cord
  • Handmade