Curly Koa Wood "Pahoa" - Highly Figured Hawaiian Knife Warrior Weapon
This is a one of kind handcrafted extreme curl Hawaiian Koa "Pahoa" weapon. It is in the style of "Lei O Mano," a melee weapon, though it could have been used as a club it was more commonly used as a slashing weapon. A melee weapon is any weapon that does not involve a projectile meaning in normal use it is simultaneously in contact with the user and the target; melee weapons were used by "Koa" warriors for their maneuverable once in close combat. This piece is made with real shark teeth, responsibly harvest curly Koa wood and rooster feathers.
- Measures 20 1/4" long X 4" wide X 1" high
This unique piece was painstakingly made by hand by artist Reagan Billings.