Wood Makau (Strung on Base)
The makau played a integral roll in Polynesian culture. Polynesians respected the makau because it was used to provide food for the native villages. The makau was used in everyday fishing by the lawai'a, fishermen.In many Polynesian mythology, the god Maui used the makau to pull up the islands.
The makau is a symbol of beauty, strength, prosperity, and fertility.
Great addition for your Tiki or Polynesian Room!
Available in the one size in this standing style, 12" tall by 7" wide
Each Makau will vary slightly from the grain to the stain color on each piece.
(If buying multiple items we will do our best to pack them together to save you on the shipping charge..)