33cm x 9cm x 2.4cm Patu 40cm x 9cm x 3.5cm Base Weighs 840g approximately Comes with a Koha (gift) of a 27cm x 27cm Korowai to use for presentation purposes.
Made in NZ from sustainably harvested tulip wood.
This piece has Pāua inlay set in the eyes and belongings to the Meremere or short combat weapons group. Patu is a plain, but very lethal club, particularly when made of greenstone (ponamu or jade). Patu means ‘to pierce and chop’, and was used with great skill and dexterity during battle.
Base can be engraved for an additional $35
Wood grain and colour may vary to the one pictured