Fish Hook/Matau: Walrus Ivory


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This contemporary take on the fish hook reflects strength and prosperity, it is also given as a mark of friendship and respect. Often worn by those with an affinity with water. The design measures 5.8 cm x 3.2 cm and it has amazing colour and texture. The ancient walrus ivory has developed it's stunning colour from being buried for 100's of years.  This material is collected by the Yupik people on St Lawerence island. 

Category Matau