Koa Wood and Ivory Makau (Fish Hook)
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.