The Wahaika is one of the many forms of fighting club used by Maori warriors and was reserved for only the highest ranking and most respected fighters. Wahaika These Weapons were made of wood, bone, stone and greenstone. Using our combined experience of over 60 years in the antiques business we source authentic rare collectibles for you to buy. Patu. Auction Details Tribal Art and Antiquities. View sold price and similar items: MAORI CLUB, WAHAIKA NEW ZEALAND from Lyon & Turnbull on October 2, 0119 3:00 PM BST. If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team. Buyers' Premium and Charges. carved wood, with a full-figure tiki on the blade and tiki head on the base of the handle (Dimensions: 46.5cm long) (46.5cm long) Provenance. Welcome to āhua – offering quality Māori made taonga online New Zealand’s virtual Māori Art Gallery. sale registration is closed because the sale is starting within 24 hours. Taiaha on Stand $399.00. Contact Us. FINE ANTIQUE MAORI CARVED WOODEN WAHAIKA HAND CLUB W/ FIGURE I will be selling a good number of interesting antiques this week including Tribal art, Chinese, Japanese, Indian and European antiques. Browse Sale Previous Lot Search Next Lot Lot 23 . The wahaika was a pre-European weapon that was traditionally used in hand to hand contact. PLEASE NOTE: This sale is in GB Pounds Sterling. I will be listing additional items on Friday 19th so please come back for a look later. Objects such as this one were precious heirlooms, and highly sacred or tapu. Description. The feature distinguishing Kotiate from other bilaterally symmetrical hand clubs is the depressed sinus. Wahaiki. 19th century Maori Wahaika hand club - For Sale. Research past prices of Chinese Jade Jewelry to buy or bid confidently today! Estimate £500-800 There are natural knots and indentations to the wood. Follow lot. Designed by Elegant Themes | Powered by WordPress. Some old early examples made for sale to travelers still have some value. Buy It Now +$11.75 shipping. From afzelia to zebrawood, there's something here for everyone. Also available here are replica Maori waka (canoe), some with paddles. MAORI CLUB, WAHAIKA NEW ZEALAND. Or the larger tewhatewha and taiaha. The sale house that sold it, evidently presented it for assessment to the museum authorities, and it was released unregistered; so I can legally sell it worldwide with clear title. 21st Taiaha on Stand $439.00. In earlier ones this hole is square or triangular and cut through from each side. A Maori Wahaika Tiki hardwood war club carved with a full-figure tiki on the blade and tiki head on the base of the handle, 13.25in. Maori Carvings For Sale. carved wood, with a full-figure tiki on the blade and tiki head on the base of the handle (Dimensions: 46.5cm long) (46.5cm long) ... "Sale" the auction sale at which a Lot is to be offered for sale by us. Several Wahaika exist today collected by Captainn James Cook. African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art . Free shipping on many items | Browse your favorite brands | affordable prices. Art of Polynesia. If you are planning to add a Kotiate or Wahaika to your Maori Art collection or Polynesian Art collection be aware they are not cheap. These are authentic New Zealand Souvenir Carvings? Watch; Hand Carved Large Flower Jade Wahaika Club, New Zealand, COLLECTORS PIECE! Estimate. Ending from: 12 Feb 2021 at 15:00 GMT. Terms of sale: The seller acknowledges that lots are sold subject to the stipulations of these conditions in their entirety and on the ‘Terms of consignment’ as notified to … If using a live bidding platform there is a 3% surcharge. Kotiate usually have masks as handle terminals just in front of which is a hole for the wrist thong, Tau. VAT. The Maori Shop: specialising in affordable clothing, jewellery, gifts and souvenirs with a kaupapa Maori flavour. Please check your spelling or try another search. 14 3/4, wd. MAORI WAHAIKA WOODEN CLUB NEW ZEALAND 14 3/4"EXCELLENT. Massue Maori , Wahaika The value difference between antique and contemporary is dramatic. Pour un wahaika similaire provenant de la collection Morris J. Pinto se référer à Edler, John Ch. this is for a beautiful antique maori handcarved wooden wahaika war club. 5 in. Wahaika This weapon was a short club used in hand-to-hand combat. Early examples made for sale still have collectible value due to the superb workmanship. More About this Item. From New Zealand. 101 Street / 112 Avenue Favourite. Other Notes: The Wahaika is a short club used for thrusting and striking in close combat. However, during the height of the whaling activity, Jaws “pans” were widely traded with the Maori. More. Lot 3043 of 116: A 19thC Wahaika style club. Learn about Maori Artifacts - Important Notice Under the New Zealand Protected Objects Act 1975, administered by the New Zealand Ministry for Culture & Heritage, the sale, trade, export and ownership of some Maori artefact are regulated Objects over 50 years old that also have Maori cultural significance must be inspected by Ministry for Culture & Heritage, and if … If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team. COVID-19 IMPORTANT NOTICE. With a quick flick and twist of the wrist, the opponent could be disarmed. Very good condition overall; minor losses to edge of blade, as seen on photographs; wear and tear from handling within culture; exceptionally fine aged surface. These weapons have a concave back and have a carved notch on the edge of the back of the weapon. For a full article on other, Note figure does not protrude much or destroy shape No Sinus, Hardwood. We ship worldwide so, no matter where you are, you can add to your collection. We're also proud to offer some of the finest paper-backed and 2-ply wood veneer available.. Sold for £ 152 (US$ 208) inc. premium Arms and Militaria . The wahaika was traditionally used in close combat in a thrusting motion, with the thin edge also used to smash downwards on the opponent's skull. Carved 21st Wahaika on Stand $339.00. Living in New Zealand as I do, if this wahaika predates 1908 I cannot export it, nor can I sell it locally other than to New Zealand registered collectors. An unusual feature of this wahaika is the particularly fine high relief carving on the shoulder of this club which … Read More Maori Patu onewa Argillite Club SOLD Wahaika are short club-like weapons usually made of wood or whalebone and are used for thrusting and striking in close-quarter, hand-to-hand fighting. Shop our selection of Chinese Jade Jewelry from the world's premier auctions and galleries. 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