toi o tahuna

Liquefaction

by Lewis Gardiner

Liquefaction by Lewis  Gardiner
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The tiheru (bailer) refers to the waka a Maui (the south island). The bailer was used to remove water from the canoe to stop it from sinking. These items were regarded as important, hence were sometime given important names such as liquefaction.

height: 600mm
year: 2012
media: onewa stone, wood

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