L46, Leho He’e, giclée by Dietrich Varez



Leho He’e, print L46, by Dietrich Varez.  “Leho he’e” refers to a special type of cowrie shell (leho) lure made for catching octopus (he’e).  A barbed hook was fastened to the weighted shell.  When the octopus seized the lure a sharp tug would be given to set the hook.

This is a giclée reproduction print on archival paper.

Dimensions: 18″ x 24″

You can learn more about Dietrich Varez by visiting his bio page here.

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