Kowhaiwhai Wall Panel 1

Kowhaiwhai Wall Panel 1
Rimu panel with bamboo kowhaiwhai cutout over coloured board. A stand is built into the back, but can lie flat when hung on a wall.

The rimu is able to be engraved, turning this gift into something even more special, be it a 21st gift, a wedding gift or a farewell present.

The term, 'kowhaiwhai' is used to describe an artform typicallyu used by Maori to adorn the rafters (heke) of their meeting houses (wharenui). The patterns caried tribally and thus regionally throughout Aotearoa. the red, black and white represented blood and life (red), purity and hope (white), and earth (black).

Size - 19cm x 16cm x 1cm

Made in New Zealand
NZ$ 62.99
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Engraving Notes
Add your engraving using the Engraving Options Box above (1-18 Letters).
Plain engraving is a minimum of $35.00.  
Paua engraving is a minimum $48.00.
Eg. If the name you want engraved is Hemi or HEMI this will cost $35.00 in plain or $48.00 in Paua. 
If you need more letters or numbers please use our engraving links below to purchase extra letters.
Please write your engraving in the "Text to Engrave" box as you want it to apper - eg: Hemi or HEMI - Upper case or lower case with the first letter a capital.
Please note we can not accept any returns for engraved items, please check your spelling carefully.

Fonts - We prefer to use Iowan font, we are able to use many fonts, although Paua engraving does not work with thin fonts.
We normally let the engravers choose the best look but if you have a particular font you'd like please let us know.
We can do a combination of Paua and plain engraving - eg: a date often looks better smaller and in plain engraving underneath a name space permitting.
Please note the number of letters will effect how big the name can be engraved.
No refunds on engraved/personalised items.
Please allow an extra 3-4 days for engraving. 
Or please email michelle@giftguru.co.nz or phone (+64 9 4596070) us if you need help.

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Plus we gift wrap free of charge and include a hand written card with your personal message.