A handmade bone fish hook necklace or "Hei-Matau" in Maori. It features adjustable cord with engravings that were hand carved into hook. This pendant measures about 2-1/4 inches tall.
The Matau is a powerful symbol in Maori culture as it represents prosperity, abundance and fertility. The wearer of a Hei-Matau is seen as a provider and protector.