Tuatara; Ted Hardy and Rua Paul, Maungakaramea; 1990's; 1990.1146

Name/Title

Tuatara

About this object

Larger than life tuatara carved from the head of a kauri tree cut at Pipiwai in the 1930's.

Maker

Ted Hardy and Rua Paul, Maungakaramea

Maker Role

Artist

Date Made

1990's

Medium and Materials

Wood

Place Made

New Zealand

Measurements

81cm high, 76cm wide, 94cm deep

Subject and Association Description

Carved from a kauri head cut at Pipiwai in 1930's. Kauri gum eyes. Tuatara is on a carved rock.

Object Type

Sculpture

Object number

1990.1146

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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kauri
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