Here is an intimidating Hawaiian sword made out of premium KOA wood with Sharks teeth and rooster feathers, also known as pahoa i a me lei-o-mano.
This beautiful piece of art measures 28" long, there are a total of 14 authentic shark teeth, the wood used for this specific item is Koa and has woven loops of fibers also called olonai (a Hawaiian shrub, the bark of which was valued as a source of strong, durable fiber).
This artfully designed axe can either be hung or mounted. You can see from the pictures the attention to details and the smoothness of the wood.
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