Large Hei Matau
Size: 54cm Base 24.5cm x 19cm
Made of Kauri (Agathis macrophylla)
This fish hook represents strength, prosperity, abundance and a great respect for the sea. They were used as a practical tool for fishing and were often decorated as a sign of respect for the creatures of the sea. The base can be engraved, for an extra $35.
A Korowai will be gifted with this piece and can be used to go around the piece for presentation purposes or over the name when presenting the piece for a 21st, etc..