Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Fish Hook Pendant

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  • Medium: pounamu (New Zealand jade)
  • Size: 2 × 1.5 inches
  • Reference Code: NZ141227

Hirini (Heeds) Kaatene

Hirini (Heeds) Kaatene

Māori

Ngati Pikiao

(1990- )

Heeds started his apprenticeship with Gordon Toi as a Ta Moko artist when he was 16 years old and within a seemingly short amount of time Heeds has developed his tattooing, wood carving, and stone carving skills up to a level of expertise.