KOTIATE ON A Base
Made in NZ from Pacific Kauri (Agathis macrophylla) Comes with a Koha (gift) of a 27cm x 27cm Korowai to use for presentation purposes.
32cm x 12cm x 2.4cm Kotiate
40cm x 9cm x 3.5cm Base
NZ Made and made by Maori carvers
Belonging to the Meremere or short combat weapons group. The kotiate was a prized weapon and also favoured by chiefs when speech-making. It is a curiously shaped weapon, and noted for the carved notches on either side of the blade. The notches were used in a ripping action. The word kotiate literally means 'to divide, split in two'.
Currently We Are Shipping Only Across NZ, But We Do Entertain International Orders, For International Orders Please Contact Us.
Purchasing & DeliveryBefore you make your purchase, you can view any of our online items at our Showroom situated at 427 Great South Road, Papatoetoe
Picking up at the storeShowroom available : 427 Great South Road, Papatoetoe
Korowai Orders - Marie +64 27 565 3031
+64 9 279 3781
DeliverySHIPPING: We will endeavour to send out your order the same day within NZ if your order is placed before 12 noon otherwise the following business day. For international orders please allow 4-10 business days. This does not include any delays during customs for international orders. Please note that An Eye 4 Art Gallery has no control over any customs or import duties that could be levied when the parcel reaches your destination country and for which you will be liable. For Courier- small packet items is items like earrings and necklaces these will fit inside a small courier bag
International orders will only be sent via Courier as this is the only secure method to send overseas.
Warranty Information & ReturnsWe happily accept returns on full-priced items that are in their original condition (new and unused,) for an exchange, credit or refund. This excludes any special orders; i.e. commission works or pieces that have been engraved. Please send your returns back within 10 days after receiving your order. Exchange is subject to availability and we recommend submitting your request online within 48 hours of receiving your item to arrange the exchange. Returns and exchanges received outside of the above time frame will not be accepted, a An Eye 4 Art Gallery credit may be supplied subject to assessment at our discretion.
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