• Always bonded Huia Earrings

  • $55.00

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  • Description

    Tania Tupu's portrait earrings of the extinct Huia bird sadly silenced before our generation could hear their song. 

    • Portrait framed Huia female and male paired together on sterling silver hooks.
    • Wearable handcrafted 3-dimensional Huia artworks.
    • A feather of a huia was given as a token of friendship and respect and worn by high ranking chiefs symbolizing leadership and mana.
    • The most sacred bird of all of Tane's children, graceful, vulnerable and socially quiet, a bird that bonded in pairs for life.
    • 25mm Circle size. 
    • Handpainted Enamel tail, beak, and wattle. 

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