Carved Touchstone - Tuakiri
This 'Tuakiri' touchstone makes the perfect gift for anyone who appreciates Māori art and the natural beauty of stone.
Whether you're living abroad and missing home, or simply a collector of interesting and beautiful things, this humble river stone from Aotearoa New Zealand will remind you of what is truly important in life.
The soothing tactile nature of this touchstone is a great stress reliever.
DIMENSIONS: 70 mm x 30 mm approx - please note that each stone is a slightly different colour/size
Please note that because this item is made from a natural riverstone, the finish is not “perfect” and there are small marks consistent with a life lived.
Revolution Aotearoa, created by visual artist and musician Wiremu Barriball (Te Atiawa, Ngati Raukawa and Te Rarawa) represents a range of authentic Māori design products deeply connected to New Zealand's natural tāonga.
Drawing inspiration from his Māori whakapapa and his work as a Tā Moko practitioner, Wiremu aesthetically blends traditional concepts into modern forms. With a career in the music industry spanning 30+ years, which includes lead guitarist of the world-renowned band Katchafire, Its only natural that influences from his love and passion for music often show through in his art.
This item is proudly designed and made in Aotearoa NZ