Carved Maori Taiaha with Greenstone Blade
Made in New Zealand from New Zealand Greenstone & Timber. **Please note the greenstone differs every time we get these in, at the moment they are darker with more flecks of black than our photo shows*.
The Taiaha was traditionaly used in hand to hand combate, spear like in appearance, used for turning off opponents blows while piercing the abdomen.
This replica shows the combination of Greenstone and Carving often used in these weapons.
Taiaha 37.5 cm long x 3 cm wide at the widest end.
Greenstone blade 5.5cm long
Base: 37.5 cm long x 5 cm wide
Yes this Taiaha can be engraved - please allow an extra 3-4 working days for delivery.
The cost is $2.80 per letter with a minimum cost of $28.00 for plain engraving or Paua Engraving is $3.50 per letter, with a minimum of $35.00.
EG. If the name you want engraved is Hemi the cost will be $28.00 plain or $35.00 in Paua, or if the name you want is Te Rongopai Mere the cost will be $39.20 in plain or $49.00 in Paua. You must choose a minimum of 10 letters.
The number of letters in a name effects how big the name can be carved, choose between all capitals and upper and lower case.
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Plus we gift wrap free of charge and include a hand written card with your personal message.