Hawaiian Carrying Pole
The carved carrying pole, or 'auamo ki'i, was often used to help lighten the load. This artwork titled "Hoa Hana" depicts the importance of the Ê»auamo to its owner. It includes a cultural explanation in the Hawaiian and English languages. The custom frame is handmade with koa wood. The 'auamo is hand carved in 'ohi'a wood. The artwork is a high-end quality giclee print of the original acrylic painting on canvas. The 'auamo is placed before a velvet background and left open for viewers to touch.
Limited edition of 50. Includes a certificate of authenticity from the artists. The frame and pole is handmade upon receiving order. Size is 54” x 54.” Koa frame is 3 inches thick. Pole is 50 inches long.