Bookmark - Taniko Kowhaiwhai
ORDERING NOTE: Sold in Packs of 2
WAREHOUSE ETA: October 2023 - Subject to shipping
Crafted from recycled NZ Rimu timber, this bookmark merges modern techniques with aesthetics inspired by classic traditional Māori artforms of taniko and Tā Moko. The result is a piece that is both contemporary and nostalgic, exuding authenticity.
Tāniko is a traditional Māori weaving technique, notable for its intricate geometric patterns. Used primarily for decorative borders on garments like cloaks (kakahu),
Tāniko holds significant cultural importance within Māori culture
Proudly made in Aotearoa, NZ.
DIMENSIONS: 260 mm x 35 mm
MATERIAL: Recycled Rimu Timber, Laser Engraved, Paua shell inlay eyes.
CARE INSTRUCTIONS: Treat with care, do not bend!
NOTE: Due to the natural make up of this product, differences in colour and characteristics from that shown in the product should be expected.