Framed Korowai on Modern Lady. Paua colours
Size (mm): 330 L x 380 W.
Hand Made in New Zealand
Made using beautiful feathers.
This beautiful modern artwork of a Maori Lady wrapped in a Korowai is a great piece of Kiwana.
Meaning of the banding:
The Poutama (step-like pattern) has both religious and educational meanings. The steps symbolize levels of attainment and advancement. This pattern represents the staircase that the god Tane climbed to heaven to get the three baskets of knowledge for the Maori people.