Antler Trout Matau
This is a fully formed 3D wearable art sculpture.
Complete with a waxed braid cords and carved bone toggles, they also include a traditional woven presentation case and a detailed description of the meaning of the carving.
Size: 60mm Long (2.4 Inches)
As each piece is hand carved from natural antler, there will be slight variations in colour and the shape of the display crown making every one unique
The Matau represents prosperity, abundance and fertility and is said to provide good luck and safety when traveling over water.
The wearer of a Hei-Matau is seen as a provider and protector who is strong willed and determined to succeed in life.
The trout is highly prized as one of the best fighting freshwater fish for its size in the world