New Zealand Jade Fish Hook Necklace | Mountain Jade New Zealand

New Zealand Jade

Lashed Fish Hook Necklace

$358.00 NZD
Stone: Sourced from New Zealand


Carved from certified New Zealand jade

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Maori flourished in early New Zealand with bounty from the sea. They used the fish hook to catch seafood, but over time it slowly became regarded as more than just a tool. The integral role it played in their survival was seen as a blessing, and it became a talisman worn around the neck on a cord symbolising their relationship with the sea god Tangaroa. Today, wearing a fish hook shows a deep respect for the ocean and is said to provide safe travel over Tangaroas domain, the sea.