Large Matau NecklaceSKU
It includes a waxed braid cord with hand carved bone toggle, a traditional woven presentation case and a detailed description of the meaning of the carving.
This is a one of a kind piece and will be removed from our gallery permanently when sold.
Size: 85mm Long (3.4 Inches)
The Matau is one of the most powerful symbols used in Maori culture as it represents prosperity, abundance and fertility.
It also is said to provide good luck and safety when traveling over water.
The wearer of a Hei-Matau is seen as a provider and protector who is strong willed and determined to succeed in life.