He Ola Wai III (Water is Life)

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He Ola Wai III (Water is Life)

585.00

Made from a single natural colored sheath from a giant leaf from and Alexander Palm tree in Kona, Hawaii. This sculptural basket form is based on designs created by the Aboriginal people of Australia, for use as water carrying baskets. Using their forms as inspiration, this piece also gives nod to our most important element on earth: WATER. Water IS life, and must be protected.

A treated Hawaiian Ohia wood handle and soft black leather add other textural elements. Stitched with Raffia Palm fiber, the inside is acrylic metallic bronze, and the entire piece is completed with a hand rubbed polyurethane finish.

Shipping estimate to US Mainland is about $85. Contact us with your zip code for confirmed shipping price. Shipping within Hawaii state will be less. International shipping is also available.

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