Three symbols are combined in this beautiful pounamu pendant.
Hei Matau (Fish Hook): A symbol of prosperity, abundance and good health. It also represents power or strength, authority, and respect for the sea and the life within it. It is also believed to provide good luck and safety while traveling over water.
Koru (Spiral): Represents new life and rejuvenation, also new beginnings and hope. Can also represent awakening, personal growth and peace.
Manaia: Spiritual guardian protecting wearer from evil. Traditionally with the head of a bird, body of a man & tail of a fish, creating balance of sky, earth & sea.
The type of pounamu used in this piece is Kahurangi.
The cord has sliding knots that that enable its length to be adjusted.
Approx longest length: 78cm
It comes in a wooden display box.
Moreton Jewellery is first and foremost a family business. With roots in the West Coast of the South Island, the Moreton family have a deep reverence for Pounamu, New Zealand Greenstone. Deane Moreton learnt his craft whilst working alongside his father in the family greenstone business. With over 30 years experience in sourcing and handcrafting New Zealand Nephrite Jade, Deane Moreton is now one of New Zealand’s leading experts.