Intricately Carved Black Huia Feather Earrings.
Size of the bone part only: 19mm x 63mm
This bone carving earring is a beautiful piece of Maori jewellery. These Maori earrings have been handcrafted from beef bone, with black staining. Each carving is supplied loose in a plastic bag. Each piece is individually carved so slight variations can occur.
Search for the item code BP018 to get the matching pendant and BHX003I for the matching Heru.
For Māori, the huia feather was revered as a symbol of nobility, leadership, and hierarchy. The white-tipped tail feathers were worn as head adornments to signify chiefs and people of great mana (authority and power).