Green Ceramic Taniwha

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A green ceramic figurine of a Maori Taniwha. According to Māori legends, the Taniwha is a legendary supernatural creature which fulfils a similar role to dragons and serpents, they are an aquatic being which is said to live in deep pools and in rough waters and seas. according to myths they guard and protect sacred places.


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In Māori mythology, taniwha are beings that live in deep pools in rivers, dark caves, or in the sea, especially in places with dangerous currents or deceptive breakers. This ceramic sculpture ornament has been lovingly hand made in Kerikeri, New Zealand.

Size:  21cm

  • Eco-friendly gift box
  • Complete with meaning card
  • Made in NZ