Beautiful Hand Carved Flower Jade Matau Necklace, Authentic New Zealand Art! A very fine hand carved. Jade fish hook or Matau.Hand made in New Zealand by a. Master craftsman in the way of a millenary tradition. 65mm Long (2.6 Inches). It includes a waxed braid cord with hand carved jade toggle, a traditional woven presentation case and a detailed description of the meaning of the carving. They were great mariners and fishermen so the Matau is therefore one of the most powerful symbols used in Maori culture as it represents prosperity, abundance and fertility.
It also is said to provide good luck and safety when traveling over water. The wearer of a Hei-Matau is seen as a provider and protector who is strong willed and determined to succeed in life. Check out for other works from New Zealand craftsmen in our catalog. Please refer to pictures and judge by yourself, if you have any questions just ask and we'll be very happy to assist you.
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