Symbolizing strength and power, this warrior tiki statue represents protection and luck. Tikis such as these are displayed in homes throughout Polynesia to ward off evil spirits and promote well being. Handcarved from manual tools using local albesia wood, this piece displays great detail. Materials: Wood This is carved out of a solid piece of wood and there may be some hairline cracks present. These DO NOT affect the durability of the piece, rather it lends character and charm to a hand carved item.