Onewa Manaia - Basalt Hook Pendant

Sands Carving Studio


Hei Matua are fish hooks fashioned in the style of Māui. These are symbols of abundance, prosperity, and wealth. They are also considered to provide good luck and safety on water, and are therefore thoughtful gifts for travelers.

 It is hung by an adjustable muka hand platted cord.

This piece was hand carved by Jeremy Walsh and measures 65 x 37 x 9mm.