Koa Wood and Ivory Makau (Fish Hook)

SKU: MH48008
$ 52.00


Makana Hut's handmade Koa Wood and Historical Mammoth Ivory Makau (Hawaiian Fish Hook) with 28 inch adjustable braided cord. Koa in the Hawaiian language means Brave, Bold, Fearless and Warrior.

  • Material: Koa Wood and Mammoth Ivory
  • Size: 2.15 inch (H) x 1.15 inch (W)
  • Adjustable braided cotton cord

    Meaning of Makau: The Fish Hook represents strength, prosperity, abundance, and a great respect for the sea

    Koa Wood: Koa or Acacia Koa is a large tree, typically attaining a height of 49 to 82 feet and a spread of 20 - 39 feet. In deep volcanic ash, a koa tree can reach a height of 98 feet, a circumference of 20 feet, and a spread of 125 feet. It is one of the fastest-growing Hawaiian trees, capable of reaching 20 - 30 feet in five years on a good site.