Tapatoru Hukātara Pounamu earrings

There is something perfect about a tapatoru(triangle). Amongst other things, tapatoru can represent the niho taniwha(teeth of the taniwha) and maunga.

Tapatoru are used extensively in Māori weaving from tukutuku and tāniko to kete and korowai and as such has become a prominent symbol of te ao Māori.

These Tapatoru earrings are modern and funky, whilst keeping that connection to the whenua and whakapapa through the pounamu.  And look at how you can see right into the pounamu. Stunning  You will stand strong and proud with these whakakai in your taringa.

  • Hukātara Pounamu from Piopiotahi
  • 67mm from tip to tail. 46mm pounamu length
  • Sterling Silver hooks, handmade
  • One of a kind taonga by Timoti

💚Now every taonga you purchase helps us to carve a taonga for EVERY tamariki in care in Aotearoa. You can read more about our Tū Māia project here. Ngā mihi mahana for your support of this kaupapa!💚


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