RONGO and his three sons This Mangaian god Rongo was the father of the three sons who were the ancestors of the Ngariki tribe of Mangaia. They were Rangi, Mokoiro and Akatauira
Tangaroa was the god of creation, fishing, the sea, carpentry, planting and the weather. He is one of the outstanding gods in as much that he was present in most islands of the Polynesian pacific although he varied in different forms. This carving is the Cook Islands god TANGAROA
This is a design of a Tangaroa with Dolphin blended in together, a very unique piece.
Size: L:75cm x W:22cm