La Mariana Kona Kai Shot Mug

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Purchased 2021- La Mariana Set of 4

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Gecko'z South Sea Arts

This Tiki shot mug has large slanted coffee-bean-shaped eyes and an open, toothless, mouth. Inspired by a Tiki at La Mariana. A friend of Gecko's said there was a similar one in the back of the old Chicago Kona Kai bar (carved by Leroy Schmaltz of Oceanic Arts and pictured on page 142 of The Book of Tiki). So he named the design for Kona Kai. Made in Oahu, Hawaii. The shot has a matching mug as well.

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14 Jun 2021
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21 Jun 2021
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