Greenstone Large Hei Matau - Kahurangi
75mm length greenstone
Dark Kahurangi pounamu
Hand carved in New Zealand greenstone by master carver Tyson Lynes.
Complete with an adjustable plaited waxed braid cord.
The Hei Matau was taken as a good luck charm on fishing trips, the mythical and spiritual powers of Pounamu keeping away evil spirits and ensuring a safe return. This meaning is translated today as safe travel and strength and determination.