SEA CRUISER - a very cool matau pendant carved in New Zealand Jade
A Matau (hook) crafted from New Zealand jade. This medium sized pendant is carved from a soft green jade, and finished in a satin matte. Ross Crump carved SEA CRUISER - named because it brings the south seas to mind, clear water, South Pacific adventures.
A pendant to be worn daily - this is the sort of piece that goes on and stays on!
The matau, or hook pendant is revered throughout the South Pacific as a symbol for life, well-being and prosperity. Its significance arises from the key role that fishing has played in sustaining island families and communities. The owner of a good hook was respected and held a place of authority in the community.
We will ship this pendant to you with DHL Express Courier on a hand plaited adjustable cord.
We will also include our 'Kia Ora' card, explaining the meaning behind the Matau (hook) design.
Delivered to you with DHL Express Courier
Meaning: Protect ~ Purity ~ Prosperity
Artist: Ross Crump
Material: New Zealand Jade
Cord: Manuka Green; Length: Adjustable
Size: 51mm (2") long; 31mm (1.2") wide