Maori Fishhook Matau Makau Hawaiian Koa Wood and Antler Handcrafted Maui Fish Hook Pendant

Hawaiian Koa Wood and Antler Handcrafted Maui Fish Hook. The makau (Hawaiian fishhook) is a symbol of good fortune and strength as well as safety on the water. Each traditional hook was as unique as its maker, and each was crafted for the wide varieties of fish found in the waters of Hawaii. This pendant was crafted from locally sourced koa and axis deer. The makau (Hawaiian fishhook) is a symbol of good fortune and strength as well as safety on the water. Each traditional hook was as unique as its maker, and each was crafted for the wide varieties of fish found in the waters of Hawaii.。This pendant was crafted from locally sourced koa and axis deer antler. Koa wood is synonymous with Hawaii. It is the most well known wood for gifts and decor from the islands, and has long been prized for its beauty and strength. It is the wood Hawaiian warriors used, and it was once reserved for royalty. Axis deer were introduced to the islands, and are the primary game for local hunters.。Hand carved, and hand braided and tied, even the bead was turned from axis deer antler to specifically complement this piece. Genuine deer antler. Adjustable braided cord measures approximately 28" Pendant is approximately 1 3/4" wide by 2" high. Included blue velvet jewelry bag.。

Maori Fishhook Matau Makau Hawaiian Koa Wood and Antler Handcrafted Maui Fish Hook Pendant
Maori Fishhook Matau Makau Hawaiian Koa Wood and Antler Handcrafted Maui Fish Hook Pendant
Maori Fishhook Matau Makau Hawaiian Koa Wood and Antler Handcrafted Maui Fish Hook Pendant
Maori Fishhook Matau Makau Hawaiian Koa Wood and Antler Handcrafted Maui Fish Hook Pendant
Maori Fishhook Matau Makau Hawaiian Koa Wood and Antler Handcrafted Maui Fish Hook Pendant