Leather Wrist Cuff - Kowhaiwhai
Leather Wrist Cuff - Kowhaiwhai.
This leather wrist cuff is a contemporary piece of wearable art emanating nostalgic charm.
Drawing inspiration from design elements found in traditional Maori meeting houses and the intricate patterns of Ta Moko, it seamlessly blends traditional Maori aesthetics with modern flair.
The result bridges the old and the new, exuding both authenticity and cultural significance.
Kowhaiwhai are traditional patterns characterized by their flowing, curvilinear appearance.
These patterns are a prominent feature in Maori art and decoration, most commonly associated with the painted adornments on the rafters of wharenui (Maori meeting houses).
They hold deep symbolic meaning, representing various natural elements, stories, tribal lineage, and other cultural concepts important to Maori.
Proudly made in Aotearoa, NZ.
DIMENSIONS LARGE: 230 mm x 65 mm x 2 mm.
MATERIAL: Genuine Leather.
Disclaimer: Colour may differ in photos due to lighting such as natural light, direct sunlight, indoor lighting and/or camera flash.