Bone Heru (Manaia)

Maori Arts Gallery

Bone Heru (Manaia)

A large 4 pronged traditional bone heru (hair comb) with Manaia design. The Manaia is a spiritual guardian and carrier of mana. A lovely gift for holding up the hair or performing in Kapahaka.

Each carving has been hand carved and is unique, therefore shape/ finish may vary slightly to photo shown.


Carved in Auckland

Product height: 18cm

Product width: 3.5cm

Material: Cow bone with paua shell inlay