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Autui

Bone

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Ngāpuhi, Te Arawa
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$140 NZD

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105mm x 10mm
3590TD
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Description
Autui were customarily used as a pin for fastening cloaks and may be made from bone, stone, wood or shell. They may also have been worn through the ear as an earring or around the neck as a pendant. Autui are still commonly worn as pendants and earrings and as with most Māori personal adornments, are often passed down generationally.