Framed Wheku

Maori Arts Gallery

$65.00
Framed Wheku

The Wheku carving is often found at on the front of the marae (tribal meeting house). It represents an important ancestor after whom the house was named. It is thought to be a protection and bring honor to the house. 

Carved by: Laser cut 
Origin of wood: bamboo
Product width: 13cm
Product height:  17cm