Hand Carved Stylised Fish Hook Koru Bone Pendant by Peter Mitchell
Hand Carved Stylised Fish Hook Koru Bone Pendant by Peter MitchellThis stylised hand carved fish hook (matau) pendant is of the highest quality. Carved by master carver Peter Mitchell.
The pendant is a stylised version of the traditional fish hook or matau and features an embossed koru. The pendant comes with a polished finish.
Size: The piece measures 40mm (1.6 inches) high by 27mm (1.06 inch) wide.
The Pendant comes in a jewellery box with a meaning card.
The Fish Hook (Matau)
The fish hook design represents prosperity, strength and good health, and safe travel especially over the water
represents the new fern frond opening and symbolises strength, growth and new life or beginnings.
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About Peter Mitchell
Carving for over 24 years, Peter Mitchell is of Maori/European/Pitcairn descent. Peter started carving when he injured his back and could no longer continue in the builing trade, at a loss for something to do he decided to unleash his artistic side and threw himself into carving, a passion he had since childhood.
His carving journey has taken him all over New Zealand and the world.
He primarily carves using beef bone, his high quality carvings and inspired designs are sought after by many Museums and galleries.
The majority of his carvings are for use as pendants, however he has framed pieces from time to time for corporate gifts and events. If you would like to have a piece framed or are looking for something particular please contact us and we will do our best to help you find what you are after.
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