New Zealand Greenstone Hook Pendant 45mm
This pendant (45mm x 25mm) is in the shape of a stylised Maori fish hook known as the hei-matau (pronounced hay-may-tow), matau meaning hook.
It is believed that the hei-matau and many other fish-like amulets, more common in the south, may have been worn as talismans during fishing expeditions.
The pendant comes to you on a long traditional waxed adjustable cord, information card and gift box.
Makes a wonderful Kiwiana gift or NZ souvenir.
A wonderful gift for friends or between family members. A spiritual keepsake.
This particular piece is made from New Zealand Greenstone.
Each piece of Greenstone is unique, you will receive a piece similar to the one in the photograph.