New Zealand Pounamu - Bound HookNew Zealand Pounamu
Beautifully bound, authenticated Ngai Tahu Pounamu Hook.
The traditional roots of this taonga are found in the legend of Maui who used a magical hook to fish up Te Ika-a-Māui - the North Island of Aotearoa.
Contemporarily, the matau has come to represent prosperity, abundance and safe travels across water.
Width: 35mm Height: 70mm