Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)
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“He Taonga iti he Manawanui” II Pendant

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  • Medium: pounamu (New Zealand jade)
  • Size: 2 × 2 inches
  • Reference Code: KX71104

Even though the treasure is small it has a big heart.

Tamaora Walker

Tamaora Walker

Tamaora Walker

Māori

Te Arawa

(1984- )

Tamaora has worked with Māori jade artist Lewis Gardiner since 2004 and has quickly developed his own style. Tamaora’s work was included in the Spirit Wrestler Gallery’s Mini Masterworks II (2008) and Kaitiaki—Guardians (2006) exhibitions. He was also recently featured in the Toi Māori: Small Treasures event at the de Young Museum, San Francisco (2008).