Greenstone Small Hei Matau V - Kahurangi
40mm length x 25mm width
Kahurangi Pounamu Hei Matau pendant with complex binding and hand carved in New Zealand 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.