Piwakawaka, the fantail, has many other dialectal Maori names including hiwaiwaka, tirairaka and tiwakawaka.
Widespread throughout Aotearoa, Piwakawaka, is one of the forest birds that hold a significant position in Maori mythology and a symbol of life and regeneration.
Legend links the Haka challenge, to the postulating dance-like flight of the Piwakawaka.
The fantail series are mounted on a curved fern frond. The works are laser cut, individually formed and hand worked before being electropolished,
Materials: Marine grade, 316 Stainless steel x 1.5mm.
Dimensions: H 180mm x W 160mm x D 120mm.
Each limited edition of 20, engraved with its edition number.