The Mangopare symbol depicts the hammerhead shark. It symbolizes strength, determination, strong will and fighting spirit. Māori believed sharks to be protective spirits, and shark teeth necklaces were common status symbols amongst tribe leaders.
This ceramic sculpture ornament has been lovingly hand made in Kerikeri, New Zealand. It stands by itself and comes boxed.
Large: 21cm height x 21cm wide
Ceramic is the traditional 9th wedding anniversary gift.