Hei, matau, fish, hook, greenstone
Hei, matau, fish, hook, greenstone

Hei Matau - Ribbed Fish Hook - Greenstone - Pounamu

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Hei Matau - The Fish Hook - represents peace, prosperity, strength & determination, safe travel, safe journey over water.

Each piece is unique and individual, no two pieces are the same. Beautifully hand carved in South Island, New Zealand.

This taonga (treasure) by Moreton Jewellery is finely carved from Pounamu sourced by the Ngai Tahu people from the West Coast of the South Island of New Zealand. The Maori people believe that a Pounamu taonga increases in mana (prestige) as they pass from one person to another and from generation to generation. 

Approximate measurements - 7 x 4 cm. Adjustable cord to suit what length you prefer.

This piece comes with the complimentary kete.